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53 Stations of the Tokkaido - #25 Nissaka
|| Secondhand reproduction
||400mm x 265mm
Sayo-no Nakayama Yonaki-ishi - a stone which cries at night at Nakayama. Travellers inspect a stone that can be heard wailing at night. It is haunted by the spirit of a pregnant woman murdered at this spot. Note the dramatic sweep of the road from extreme top right of the frame to bottom left.
Patrick Carey Rediscovering the Old Tokaido (in the footsteps of Hiroshige) Global Oriental 1st edn. 2000Summary Page | Home | landscapes | Previous Picture | Next Picture |