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Sheet 1, Nihonbashi to Yui, from the series Famous Places of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô in Continuing Pictures (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi meisho tsuzuki-e)

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MFA impressions: 50.665, RES.49.6

Signed

(Hiroshige hitsu, in top margin with title, cut off of this impression)

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, jûnibangiri #6 (?); Uchida, p. 25

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

RES.49.6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints