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No. 6: Shimada, Kanaya, Nissaka, from the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

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MFA impressions: 11.17219 (uncut sheet, Ibaya edition), 54.1542 (Kanaya), RES.49.11 (uncut sheet, reprint edition with no publisher's mark)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (on Shimada picture) 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: nine petals

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.06

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze)

Accession Number

RES.49.11

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints