Shirasuka, 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)
Dai Hokusai ten (1993), surimono #38 (first edition); Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.36
Horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 13.2 x 18.3 cm (5 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Station 33, from a later edition without poems.
For an almost-complete set of this edition, bound as an album, see 1997.683 .
MFA impressions of this design: 21.10319, 34.298
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