Nihonbashi: Setting Out (Nihonbashi, furidashi), from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road Printed in Color (Tôkaidô saishikizuri gojûsan tsugi)

東海道 彩色摺 五十三次 「日本橋 ふり出し」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 226, vertical koban #2.01

Dimensions

Vertical mameban (1/16 ôban); 9.2 x 11 cm (3 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10341

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. Title and publisher (Tsuruya Kinsuke) given on the wrapper, 11.19964a and 21.10397.
MFA impressions: 11.19963, 21.10341

Signed

unsigned
無款

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection