Kawasaki: Ferry Boats at the Rokugô Crossing (Kawasaki, Rokugô no watashibune), 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 川崎 六郷の渡し舟」
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 #5.03
Horizontal aiban; 22.3 x 34.2 cm (8 3/4 x 13 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 3 in the series.
MFA impressions: 06.1792 (with publisher’s mark), 11.39984, 21.8982
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection