Hiratsuka, from the series Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Tôkaidô with Figures (Jinbutsu Tôkaidô)

「五十三次 平塚」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1852 (Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #08.08

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.1 x 16.7 cm (9 1/2 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9107

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1561, 21.9107

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1916, 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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection