Cherry Blossoms at the Leaning Tree of Miyamasu in Aoyama (Aoyama Miyamasu no yadorigi sakura fûkei no zu), from the series Sands of Edo: Famous Places and Historical Sites (Edo sunago meisho koseki no uchi)

「江戸砂子名所古跡の内」 「青山宮益の寄生木(やどりぎ)さくら風景之図」

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


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.50

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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).
 画帳 「文久三春の都路」

Signed

Shûsai Yoshikatsu ga
秀斎芳勝画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 6 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:亥六改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified