Kusatsu, from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)
Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.58
Horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 12.5 x 17.6 cm (4 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Station 53, from a later edition without poems.
For an almost-complete set of this edition, bound as an album, see 1997.683 .
MFA impressions: First edition, with kyôka poems: 21.10289
Later edition: 11.20377, 21.10339, 34.299
Gakyôjin Hokusai ga
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection