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View of Yokohama in Kanagawa Province on the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô Kanagawa Yokohama fûkei)

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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

Kunitsuna ga (on right and center sheets), Ichiransai Kunitsuna ga (on left sheet)

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 2 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Shôeidô Hori Kane

Credit Line

Source unidentified

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1987), fig. 68; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #148; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 60-1

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.10a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints