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Women Stopping Travelers at Goyu, no. 36 from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido (Hoeido Tokaido)

Women Stopping Travelers at Goyu, no. 36 from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido (Hoeido Tokaido)

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
Women Stopping Travelers at Goyu, no. 36 from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido (Hoeido Tokaido)
Date
1833
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
ca. 227 x 348 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of John H. Van Vleck
Accession No.
1980.822
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

By 1925, purchased in Japan by Frank Lloyd Wright; ca. 1926, acquired by The Bank of Wisconsin; 1928, sold to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 9 January 1980, bequeathed by John H. Van Vleck to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

  • Elvehjem Museum of Art. "Artscene." Vol. 2, No. 6, Nov/Dec 1986. p. 4

  • Japanese Masterworks: Woodblock Prints from the Chazen Museum of Art Collection: Chazen Museum of Art, 5/6/2016–8/14/2016

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