Fujieda, Shimada, and Kanaya, sheet 7 from the harimaze series Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi zue)

東海道五十三次図会 七 「藤枝 島田 金谷」 (張交)

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga, Part II (2009), Edo #90-8 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #45 (series of 15 sheets, not listed individually); Tanba 1965, #502 (this sheet)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.15

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sheet of three pictures showing Fujieda (R), Shimada (BL), and Kanaya (TL) stations.

MFA impressions: 21.8682 (Fujieda), RES.49.15 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Hiroshige gihitsu (on Fujieda), Ryûsai hitsu (on Shimada)

広重戯筆、立斎筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Dragon 2
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Hiroshige (in circle)

改印:改、辰二
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift