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Mirage at Kuwana (Kuwana shinkirô), 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 meisho no uchi

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MFA impressions: 11.16234, 11.44739, 11.44785, 2009.5009.104

Signed

Ôju Chikamaro 応需周麿

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), #43A (103); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-103; Oikawa, Clark & Forrer, Comic Genius: Kawanabe Kyôsai/Kyôsai giga kyôga ten (1996), #165

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.104

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints