Kameyama, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

「東海道五十三次 亀山」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.47

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.1 x 22.9 cm (6 3/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

06.829.47

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 47 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.47, *11.39924 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.45714 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9155, RES.53.176

Inscription

さえぎりて長閑に見ゆる亀山の松に羽をのす鶴の一こゑ 三巴亭静山

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection