Kusatsu, 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 #5.53
Horizontal aiban; 21.2 x 34.5 cm (8 3/8 x 13 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 53 in the series.
Publisher’s mark in black, no censor’s seal: 06.1842
No publisher’s mark, no censor’s seal: 06.1401, 11.39981, 21.9370
No censor's seal
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