Ishibe, from the series The Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Gyôsho Tôkaidô
about 1841–44 (Tenpô 12–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #5.52
Horizontal aiban; 21.4 x 33.3 cm (8 7/16 x 13 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 52 in the series.
Publisher’s mark in black, no censor’s seal: 06.1841
Censor’s seal in color block, no publisher’s mark: 11.39980, 21.9369
Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection