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Hiratsuka: Ferryboats on the Ba'nyû River (Hiratsuka, Ba'nyû-gawa watashibune), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

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No. 8 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.829.8, 06.1456, 11.2047, 11.39927, 11.39935, 21.9116, RES.53.158

Inscription

大磯へいそぐえき路のすヾのねにいさむ馬入の渡し船かな 芦原満邦

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.08

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban

Accession Number

06.1456

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints