No. 17, Yui: The Frightful Satta Pass (Yui, Satta tôge oya shirazu), from the series Famous Sights of the Fifty-three Stations (Gojûsan tsugi meisho zue), also known as the Vertical Tôkaidô

「五十三次名所図会 十七 由井 薩多峠親知らず」

Japanese
Edo period
1855 (Ansei 2), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 252, ôban #24.17

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25.5 cm (14 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.1410

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1202, 11.16776, 11.30267, 21.5263, 46.1410

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 7
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、卯七
彫師:なし

Provenance

1946, gift of Charles Adrien Rübel to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 1946)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Adrian Rübel