Kanaya: The Far Bank of the Ôi River (Kanaya, Ôigawa engan), cut from sheet 6 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

東海道張交図絵 六 「金谷 大井川遠岸」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.06

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 15 x 22.9 cm (5 15/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

54.1542

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a sheet of three pictures showing Shimada, Kanaya, and Nissaka stations.

MFA impressions: 11.17219 (uncut sheet, Ibaya edition), 54.1542 (Kanaya), RES.49.11 (uncut sheet, reprint edition with no publisher’s mark)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper