Mitsuke: Historical Site, the Lovely Figure of Kumano Gozen at Ikeda Station in Acient Times (Mitsuke, kyûseki, ôko Ikeda no shuku Kumano Gozen enshi), cut from sheet 7 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

東海道張交図絵 七 「見附 旧跡 往古池田の祝熊野御前艶姿」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.07

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 22.5 x 10.3 cm (8 7/8 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8736

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a sheet of five pictures showing Kakegawa, Fukuroi, Mitsuke, Hamamatsu, and Maisaka stations.
MFA impressions: 11.17205 (uncut sheet), 21.8736 (Mitsuke), 21.8737 (Maisaka)

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

Artist's seal: nine petals

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection