Ôtsu, from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)
Toraya, Atsumeru tanoshimi (Yoshida coll., 2012), p. 96; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.59
Horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 13.2 x 18 cm (5 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Station 54, from a later edition without poems.
For an almost-complete set of this edition, bound as an album, see 1997.683 .
MFA impressions: First edition, with kyôka poems: 21.10290
Later edition: 21.10340, 34.304
Gakyôjin Hokusai ga
1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)
Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter