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Shôno: Driving Rain (Shôno, hakuu), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 46 in the series. MFA impressions: 11.17407, 11.23102, 11.25063, 11.26133, 11.30169, 11.38856, 21.5075, RES.51.73, 2009.2411.46

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

1954, gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.46

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

RES.51.73

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints