Hara, from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road

東海道五十三次 「原」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Yanagawa Shigenobu I (Japanese, 1787–1832), In the manner of Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3 (Hokusai list; mentions the 8 prints designed by Shigenobu as substitutes for the original double-wide designs by Hokusai)

Dimensions

Horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 12.3 x 17.2 cm (4 13/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.263

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Station 14. A later substitute for the original double-width design by Hokusai; see 21.10284 .

For the complete set of this edition, bound as an album, see 1997.682 .

MFA impressions: 11.21011, RES.53.263

Signed

Unsigned
無款

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