Outdoor tea stall at Fukuroi, number 28 from Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido (The Hoeido, or Great Tokaido)
Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797-1858; published by Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeido)
Full-color woodcut (nishiki-e)
9 3/4 x 14 13/16 inches
From a complete set of Hiroshige's first series of views of the Tokaido Road between Edo and Kyoto. The set of fifty-five
subjects began as a joint publication in 1832 or 1833 by Hoeido and Senkakudo, but was completed by Hoeido and issued as a
bound set in early 1834.