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

「東都名所 青山宮益 千代田稲荷社図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active about 1836–1887), Publisher Iseya Kanekichi (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


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

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).

Signed

Yoshitora ga

芳虎画

Markings

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

改印:亥六改
彫師:彫長

Credit Line

Source unidentified