Yoshiwara, from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road Printed in Color (Tôkaidô saishikizuri gojûsan tsugi)

東海道 彩色摺 五十三次 「よしはら」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 226, vertical koban #2.15

Dimensions

Vertical mameban (1/16 ôban);9.2 x 6.3 cm (3 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10355

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 15 in the series. Title and publisher (Tsuruya Kinsuke) given on the wrapper, 11.19964a and 1.10397.
MFA impressions: 11.20286, 21.10355

Signed

unsigned
無款

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection