Okitsu: Tago Bay (Okitsu, Tago ura), cut from sheet 5 of the harimaze series Pictures of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi zue)

東海道五十三次図会 五 「興津 田子浦」 (張交)

Japanese
Edo period
1856 (Ansei 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga, Part II (2009), Edo #90-6 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #45 (series of 15 sheets, not listed individually)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 14.3 x 22.5 cm (5 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8679

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a sheet of three pictures showing Fujiwara (BR), Yui (BL), and Okitsu (T) stations.

MFA impressions: 06.737 (uncut sheet), 21.8679 (Okitsu)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection