Ôtsu, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

「東海道五十三次 大津」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.54

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban

Accession Number

RES.53.178

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 54 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.54, *11.39967 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.45721 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9162, RES.53.178

Inscription

君が代のたからを積みて門出の仕合よしといさむうしかひ 常盤園松成

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse