No. 5, Hodogaya: Katabira Bridge (Katabira-bashi) and Shinmachi, from the series Fifty-three Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan zue)

「東海道五十三図絵 五 程ヶ谷 かたびらばし しん町」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1849–53 (Kaei 2–6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #42.5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24 cm (14 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.445

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1953, sold by Warren E. Cox to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund