Maizaka: The Ferry at Imagiri (Maizaka, Imagiri funawatashi), 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 舞坂 今切船渡」

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 #24.31

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17 x 22.9 cm (6 11/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

06.829.31

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 31 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.31, 06.1175, *11.39921 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.45700 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9139, RES.53.168

Inscription

揚雲雀落る雲雀の舞坂を横に今切る舟渡しかな 桃実園雛寿喜

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