Yoshida, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi), also known as the Kyôka Tôkaidô

「東海道五十三次 吉田」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #24.35

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 16.5 x 21.8 cm (6 1/2 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3777

Medium or Technique

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

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 35 in the series.

MFA impressions: 06.829.35, 06.1599, *11.39955 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.45704 (deaccessioned in 2012), 21.9143, 50.3777

Inscription

もてなしはいかによし田のめし盛やしやくしづらでもうまくのむ酒 花垣市心

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1950, gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr. (b. 1900- d. 1965), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine