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Kusatsu: Famous Post House (Kusatsu, Meibutsu tateba), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

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No. 53 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.883, 11.1962, 11.17272, 11.17273, 11.23107, 11.38861, 11.38862, 11.38863, 11.38864, 21.5083, 2009.2411.53

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Credit Line

Source unidentified

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.53

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.2 x 34.3 cm (8 3/4 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2411.53

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints