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Famous Places in Edo: The Chiyoda Inari Shrine at Miyamasu in Aoyama (Tôto meisho Aoyama Miyamasu Chiyoda Inari sha no zu)

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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

Yoshitora ga 芳虎画

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 6 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

General reference: Yamamoto, "Chiyoda Inari," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 161 (2011)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.52

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints