MFA impressions: 11.22725-7, 2009.5011.37a-c Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title "The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863" (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).
Isshôsai Yoshimune ga (on each sheet) 一松斎芳宗画
Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame No blockcutter's mark
Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 3 (1977), pp. 6-7; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 78-9
Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper