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Scenery of the Slope at Kanaya on the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô chû Kanaya saka shôkei)

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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).

Signed

Gountei Sadahide ga (on right sheet), Sadahide ga (on center and left sheets) 五雲亭貞秀画 貞秀画

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 2 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ôta Tashichi

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 2nd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 66-7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.23a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints