Even though this authentic woodblock print is only postcard size. It’s a breathtaking work of art that can be sent to your family and friends. Or displayed in your home.
Fifty-three stations of Tokaido Road Post Card drawn by Hiroshige Utagawa.
The Tōkaidō was one of the Five Routes constructed under Tokugawa Ieyasu, a series of roads linking the historical capital of Edo with the rest of Japan. The Tōkaidō connected Edo with the then-capital of Kyoto. Along this road, there were 53 different post stations, which provided stables, food, and lodging for travelers.