Nihonbashi, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi)

「東海道五拾三次之内 日本橋之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1854–60 (Ansei era)
Artist Sekkô (Japanese, active 1830s), After Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Another print in the series: Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 2 (1982), #308

Dimensions

Horizontal yatsugiri (one-eighth ôban); 8.4 x 11.9 cm (3 5/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.21.324

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 1 in the series, copied from the famous First Tôkaidô series by Hiroshige.

Signed

Sekkô ga
雪江画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection