User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Kuwana: Shichiri Crossing (Kuwana, Shichiri watashiguchi), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

Start collecting

No. 43 in the series. MFA impressions: 06.500, 11.17428, 11.23100, 11.30197, 11.30378, 11.41816, 11.41837, 21.5069, 2009.2411.43

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 #55.43

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.2411.43

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints