Ôtsu: Hashirii Teahouse (Ôtsu, Hashirii chaya), second state, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the First Tôkaidô or Great Tôkaidô

「東海道五十三次之内 大津 走井茶屋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #55.54

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 33.6 cm (8 11/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1494

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, second state (without background mountain).

MFA impressions:
First state: 11.23108, 21.5084, 21.5085
Second state: 06.1494, 11.17268, 11.17269, *11.38860 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.45565 (deaccessioned in 2012), 2009.2411.54

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (kiwame; in left margin, cut off of this impression)
改印:(極)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection