Nihonbashi, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.01
Horizontal chûban; 16.2 x 21.2 cm (6 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 1 in the series.
MFA impressions: 06.829.1, *11.45676 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9109
Poem by Anoya Yukihisa: Nihonbashi/ tada hitosuji ni/ miyako made/ tôkute chikaki/ harugasumi kana
Censor's seal: (kiwame; in lower left margin, cut off of this impression)
November 1912, 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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection