Kusatsu, 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)
Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.58
Horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 13.1 x 18.1 cm (5 3/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Station 53, 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: 21.10289
Later edition: 11.20377, 21.10339, 34.299
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