No. 27 - Kakegawa: Akibayama Fork (Kakegawa, Akibayama betsudô), from the series The Tôkaidô Road - The Fifty-three Stations (Tôkaidô - Gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Reisho Tôkaidô

「東海道 二十七 五十三次 懸川 秋葉山別道」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #53.27

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.5 x 34.5 cm (8 7/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1656

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1656, 21.5125

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe
No blockcutter's mark

改印:米良、渡辺
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection