Yui: Praying for Rain (Amagoi); the Kurasawa Dance (Kurasawa odori), cut from sheet 5 of the series Cutouts for the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi harimaze), also called Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

五十三次張交 五 「由井 雨乞 くら沢おどり」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #23.05

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 33.3 x 7.7 cm (13 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8707

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8706, 21.8707

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

Artist's seal: Hiro

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection