No. 15 - Yoshiwara: Former Market Site, Fuji Seen from the Left (Moto ichiba, hidari Fuji), from the series The Tôkaidô Road - The Fifty-three Stations (Tôkaidô - Gojûsan tsugi no uchi)

「東海道 十五 五十三次之内 吉原 元市ば 左りふじ」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1850–51 (Kaei 3–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #23.15

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 16.8 x 23 cm (6 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1454

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1454, 11.26151, 2009.5010.14

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection