No. 8 - Hiratsuka, from the series The Tôkaidô Road - The Fifty-three Stations (Tôkaidô - Gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Aritaya Tôkaidô

「東海道 八 五十三次之内 平塚」

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 #31.08

Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.6 x 17.3 cm (4 9/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9173

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.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜
彫師:なし

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection