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Nihonbashi: Setting Out (Nihonbashi, furidashi), from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road Printed in Color (Tôkaidô saishikizuri gojûsan tsugi)

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No. 1 in the series. Title and publisher (Tsuruya Kinsuke) given on the wrapper, 11.19964a and 21.10397. MFA impressions: 11.19963, 21.10341

Signed

unsigned

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1804 (Bunka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 226, vertical koban #2.01

Dimensions

Vertical mameban (1/16 ôban); 9.2 x 11 cm (3 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10341

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints