Yui, from the series Fifty-three Stations [of the Tôkaidô Road] (Gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Jinbutsu Tôkaidô

「五十三次 由井」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1852 (Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Murataya Ichigorô (Muraichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 238, chûban #08.17

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22 x 16.6 cm (8 11/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1557

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1542, 06.1557

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、馬込
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection