Minakuchi, from the series Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Tôkaidô with Figures (Jinbutsu Tôkaidô)

「五十三次 水口」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1852 (Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #08.51

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24 x 16.8 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9108

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection