No. 4: Hara, Yoshiwara, Kanbara, Yui, Okitsu, from the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

東海道張交図絵 「東海四 原 吉原 蒲原 由井 興津」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.04

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 37.2 × 25.4 cm (14 5/8 × 10 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.10

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17207 (uncut sheet, Ibaya ed.), 21.8733 (Okitsu), RES.49.10 (uncut sheet, Maruya ed.)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (on Hara picture)
廣重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: nine petals

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift