No. 55, Kôdo: Cormorant Fishing Boats on the Nagae River (Kôdo, Nagaegawa ukaibune), from the series The Sixty-nine Stations of the Kisokaidô Road, here called The Stations of the Kiso Road (Kisoji no eki)

「岐阻路ノ駅 河渡 長柄川鵜飼船」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–38 (Tenpô 6–9)
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #33.55; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #320; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2486; Ukiyo-e taisei 10 (1930), #380

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.4 x 38 cm (10 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4820

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25655, 11.25656, 21.4820, 21.4821

Signed

Eisen ga
英泉画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection