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View of Ôiso (Ôiso no zu), from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi)

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No. 9 in the series, with background based on Hiroshige's design for the First Tôkaidô. MFA impressions: 11.19883, 11.35861, 2009.4991.44

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga 香蝶楼国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, about 1838 (Tenpô 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 4 (1981), #319

Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2009.4991.44

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints