Miya, 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 宮」

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 #24.42

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 15 x 20.8 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1436

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 42 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.42, 06.1436, 06.1455, 11.39917, 11.45709, 21.9150

Inscription

わたつみを守れる神の宮の松なみぢゆたかにこぎかえるみゆ 松の屋満俊

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (kiwame; in lower left margin, cut off of this impression)
改印:(極)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection