No. 6: Shimada, Kanaya, Nissaka, from the series Cutout Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô harimaze zue)

東海道張交図絵 「東海六 島田 金谷 日坂」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #46.06

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 36.5 × 25.4 cm (14 3/8 × 10 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.11

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17219 (uncut sheet, Ibaya edition), 54.1542 (Kanaya), RES.49.11 (uncut sheet, reprint edition with no publisher’s mark)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (on Shimada picture)
広重筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Watanabe
No blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal: nine petals
改印:衣笠、渡辺
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift