This photograph depicts a view of the Nagasaki Harbor from Mt. Kazagashira. To the left is Higashiyamate, while the Dejima Island is on the right. This is a view from Mt. Kazagashira looking over Nagasaki Harbour toward the Akunoura area. At the mouth of Nakashima river is the Shin-Ohashi Bridge, built in 1869.
“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.” - Aristotle