Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797–1858

Mariko: Mei Butsu - chaya, Meibutsu Tea House, 53 Stations on the Tokaido: # 21 (first series) (Tokaido Gojusan tsugi)

19th century

Color woodcut

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1950.458
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Edo Culture in Japanese prints, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1972), 41, no. 1.

Louisa Cunningham, The Spirit of Place: Japanese Paintings and Prints of the Sixteenth through Nineteenth Centuries, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1984), 48–50, no. 14, ill.

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