Drawing for: No. 52, Ishibe: Travelers Staying at the Inn While It Snows (Ryokyaku setchû tairyû), from the series Fifty-three Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan zue)

「東海道五十三図絵 五十二 石部 旅客雪中滞留」 (下絵)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1849–53 (Kaei 2–6)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #135 (this drawing); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #42.52

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 25.5 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.499

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, with slight color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich