Kusatsu, from the series Scenes of Famous Places along the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô meisho fûkei), also known as the Processional Tôkaidô (Gyôretsu Tôkaidô), here called Tôkaidô

「東海道 草津」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshimori (Japanese, 1830–1884), Publisher Ôtaya Takichi (Hori Takichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #53 (120); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-118

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.120

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16249, 11.16676, 11.44889, 11.44890, 11.45083, 2009.5009.120

Signed

Ikkôsai Yoshimori ga

一光斎芳盛画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥四改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified