No. 32 - Arai, from the series The Tôkaidô Road - The Fifty-three Stations (Tôkaidô - Gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Aritaya Tôkaidô

「東海道 丗二 五十三次之内 荒井」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 233, horizontal yotsugiri #31.32

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 9.9 x 15.4 cm (3 7/8 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1586

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a set of 56 small designs, printed four to a sheet on 14 horizontal ôban sheets.

MFA impressions: 06.472, 06.1586, 21.9197

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark

改印:浜
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection