No. 32, Arai: Ferryboats Arriving at the Checkpoint (Arai, Wataribune chakugan gosekisho), from the series Famous Sights of the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi meisho zue), also known as the Vertical Tôkaidô

「五十三次名所図会 三十二 あら井 渡舟着岸御関所」

Japanese
Meiji-era reprint from Edo-period blocks
1891 (Meiji 24), June
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kodama Matashichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Reprint of: Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #24.32

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 25 cm (13 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.88

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16771, 11.30282, RES.52.88 (Meiji reprint from Edo blocks)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden