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Seki, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

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No. 48 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.829.48, 06.1173, 06.1704, 11.42906, 11.45715, 21.9156

Inscription

くゞつめに引とめられて定宿の言訳くらき関の旅人 森の屋御影

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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 #24.48

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban

Accession Number

06.1704

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints