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Akasaka: Inn with Serving Maids (Akasaka, ryosha shôfu no zu), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 37 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.1493, 11.17271, 11.26127, 11.41836, 21.5062, 2009.2411.37

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.37

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.1 x 34.2 cm (8 11/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2411.37

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints