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Fukuroi, from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road

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Station 28, from the first edition, with kyôka poems. MFA impressions: First edition: 21.10287 Later edition without poems: 21.10314

Signed

Gakyôjin Hokusai ga

Provenance

1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1804 (Bunka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.29

Dimensions

Horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 12.8 x 17.5 cm (5 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10287

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints