Hiratsuka: Ferry on the Ba'nyû River (Hiratsuka, Ba'nyû-gawa funewatashi no zu), from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Gyôsho Tôkaidô
「東海道五十三次之内 平塚 馬入川舟渡の図」
about 1841–44 (Tenpô 12–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #5.08
Horizontal aiban; 21.2 x 33.9 cm (8 3/8 x 13 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 8 in the series.
Publisher’s mark, no censor’s seal: 06.1797
Censor’s seal, no publisher’s mark: 11.39989, 21.8988, 21.8989
Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection