Mariko, 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 鞠子」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.21

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 15.6 x 21 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1698

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 21 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.21, 06.1698 (pub. Kansendô), 11.30425, *11.45690 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9129

Inscription

通るぬけするかごもありとまったり神楽のきよくのまりこ宿とて 松園庵芝守

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