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Images of the Fifteen Ashikaga Shoguns at the Tôji-in in Kyoto (Kyôto Tôji-in, Ashikaga jûgodai mokuzô no zu), from the series Scenes of Famous Places along the Tôkaidô Road, aka Processional Tôkaidô (Gyôretsu Tôkaidô), here called Tôkaidô meisho no uchi

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MFA impressions: 11.16340, 11.44715, 11.44950, 2009.5009.138

Signed

Ôju Seisei Chikamaro 応需惺々周麿

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 5 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #61 (138); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-138

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.138

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints