Kyoto: Nobles Playing Kickball (Kyô, ôuchi kemari no yûran), 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 no uchi

「東海道之内 京 大内蹴鞠之遊覧」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshimori (Japanese, 1830–1884), Publisher Ôtaya Takichi (Hori Takichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #60 (136); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-145; Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), p. 136

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.136

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16247, 11.44893, 11.44939, 2009.5009.136

Signed

Yoshimori ga
芳盛画

Markings

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified