painting tokyo in watercolor
East of Sumida

Sumida River runs
through eastern part of Tokyo
from north to south.

The area east of Sunida
was developped
after the Great Fire in Meireki
which abolished Edo in 1657.

The area was also abolished
twice in modern ages,
firstly by The Great Earthquake
in 1923,
secondly by The Great Airraid
by US in 1945.
The area is called the second

Map of East of Sumida

Old houses in
Ryogoku hall A flower shop
at Kyojima
An alleyway
in Kyojima
Yaseda Garden


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