Kanbara, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

「東海道五十三次 蒲原」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.16

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.2 x 23 cm (6 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.829.16

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 16 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.16, 06.1596, *11.42905 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.45685 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9124

Inscription

春風に向て田村をすぎ行けば真袖に匂ふ梅にかん原 梅香居

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection