Kawasaki, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Fan [of the Tôkaidô Road] (Suehiro gojûsan tsugi)

「末廣五十三次 川崎」

Japanese
Edo period
1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), intercalary 5th month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Enshûya Hikobei (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 × 24.9 cm (14 7/16 × 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.766

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.766, 11.29506.4

Complete set of 55 prints plus title page, mounted in album: 11.29506.1-56

Signed

Gountei Sadahide ga
五雲亭貞秀画

Markings

Censor's seal: intercalary 5 aratame [sic; no animal name]
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô
改印:閏五改
彫師:彫長

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection