Numazu: Making the Famous Dried Fish (Numazu, meibutsu katsuobushi o seisu), from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Gyôsho Tôkaidô
「東海道五十三次之内 沼津 名物鰹節を製す」
about 1841–44 (Tenpô 12–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #5.13
Horizontal aiban; 21.9 x 33 cm (8 5/8 x 13 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 13 in the series.
MFA impressions: 06.1802, 11.39994, 21.8992
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection