River Scene

Dark blue scarlet sky, dark tree lined village in horizon, gray peninsula with three large buildings; one in right center and two at left side; elevated platforms in between with hundreds of seated figures on platform and standing between the platforms; red lanterns, red balcony on building at far left, white banners in front of building at far right; green platform in river flowing in foreground, green platform contains four seated figures eating meal and one standing figure looking on; two round lanterns in center foreground. Green square with title to the left of red rectangle with Japanese characters.
Additional Information: painting; Asian; river; village; figures; eating; signed in upper left.
Category Paintings
Reference Number 00828
Maker/Artist Hiroshige; Japan
Materials Watercolor on paper
Measurements 14 x 9 in
Time Period 1797-1858


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