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Maisaka, from the series Scenes of Famous Places along the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô meisho fûkei), also known as the Processional Tôkaidô (Gyôretsu Tôkaidô), here called Tôkaidô

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MFA impressions: 11.16640, 11.16642, 11.44753, 11.44996, 11.45030, 2009.5009.80

Signed

Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi ga 一魁斎芳年画

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #31 (79); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-79; Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), p. 134

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.80

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints