No. 9 - Ôiso, from the series The Tôkaidô Road - The Fifty-three Stations (Tôkaidô - Gojûsan tsugi no uchi), also known as the Reisho Tôkaidô

「東海道 九 五十三次之内 大磯」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1851–52 (Kaei 5–6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Hayashiya Shôgorô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 245, horizontal ôban #54.09

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 36.4 cm (9 7/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5156

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From an unfinished series (ten titles are listed in Ukiyo-e shûka) with titles in Reisho script, published by Hayashiya Shôgorô, not to be confused with the more famous “Reisho Tôkaidô” series published by Maruya Seijirô.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

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

Provenance

February 1916, 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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection