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Seki: Early Departure of a Daimyô (Seki, honjin hayadachi), 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. 48 in the series. MFA impressions: 11.1878, 11.17410, 11.17411, 11.23103, 11.30423, 11.38870, 11.38871, 21.5077, 2009.2411.48

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 #55.48

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.2 x 34.7 cm (8 3/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2411.48

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints