Nihonbashi, from the series Human-interest Views of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi jinbutsushi)
Suzuki 1992, #45
Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.5 cm (10 1/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 1 in the series.
Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi hitsu
Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: kiri
 Much of Bigelow's collection of Asian art was formed during his residence in Japan between 1882 and 1889, although he also made acquisitions in Europe and the United States. Bigelow deposited many of these objects at the MFA in 1890 before donating them to the Museum's collection at later dates.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection