Drawing for: No. 48, Seki: Side Road to the Ise Shrine (Ômikami no miya betsudô, above), and A City Girl on Pilgrimage to the Shrine (Tojin sangû, below), from the series Fifty-three Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan zue)

「東海道五十三図絵 四十八 関 大社客別道 都人参宮」 (下絵)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1849–53 (Kaei 2–6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #133 (this drawing); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #42.48

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.6 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.497

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, with slight color

Out on Loan

On display at Bologna Museo Civico Archeologico, October 12, 2018 – March 3, 2019

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich