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No. 2: Hodogaya, Totsuka, Fujisawa, Hiratsuka, Ôiso, from the series Cutouts for the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi harimaze), also called Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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MFA impressions: 11.17135 (Hiratsuka), 21.8701 (Ôiso), RES.49.16 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Hiroshige

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12 Artist's seal: Hiro

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #23.02

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 37.5 x 25.3 cm (14 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.16

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints