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On the Outskirts of the Inn at Kumotsu (Kumotsu no yado hazure), from the series: City Sparrows Walking the Tôkaidô Road (Hizakurige dôchû suzume)

On the Outskirts of the Inn at Kumotsu (Kumotsu no yado hazure), from the series: City Sparrows Walking the Tôkaidô Road (Hizakurige dôchû suzume)

Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797 - 1858 Edo, Japan)

Department: Art
Date: ca. 1835–39
Medium: woodblock print on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 × 14 1/4 in. (23.5 × 36.2 cm)
Classification: Print
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, from the collection of Judith Weischel Carr, gift of Peter Eller
Object number: PC2020.5.14
DescriptionThree figures and a dog in the foreground point and run away from a fire in the background that sends smoke into the sky; a row of pine trees form a diagnoal line between the figures and the fire in the background.
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