Six Stations: Maisaka, Arai, Shirasuka, Futakawa, Yoshida, and Goyu, from the series Famous Views of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan eki rokushuku meisho)

「東海道五拾三駅六宿名所」 舞阪、荒井、白須賀、二川、吉田、御油

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–35 (Tenpô 1–6)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #213

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.5 x 38.2 cm (10 7/16 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.675

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sheet 8 of 12.

MFA impressions: 11.22956, 11.30209, 11.30212, 1989.675

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi shukuzu (sketched by Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi)
一勇斎国芳縮図

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1989, bequest of Katharine Lane Weems (1899-1989) to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 20, 1989)

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems