Hara: Mount Fuji in the Morning (Hara, asa no Fuji), 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 原 朝之富士」

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 #55.14

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 36.7 cm (9 3/4 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5027

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 14 in the series.

MFA impressions: 11.23088, 11.26108, 11.38916, 11.41831, 21.5026, 21.5027, 2009.2411.14
Deaccessioned in 2012: *11.17293 (creped), *11.17294, *11.38915

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection