Yoshida: The Tennô Festival in the Sixth Month (Yoshida, Minazuki Tennôsai), cut from sheet 8 of the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

東海道張交図絵 八 「吉田 水無月 天王祭」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.08

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 24 × 10.1 cm (9 7/16 × 4 in.)

Accession Number

06.906

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 five pictures showing Arai, Shirasuka, Futagawa, Yoshida, and Goyu stations.
MFA impressions: 06.906 (Yoshida), 11.17206 (uncut sheet), 21.8738 (Yoshida)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)
無款

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection