Maisaka, 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 舞坂」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892), Publisher Kakumotoya Kinjirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #31 (79); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-79; Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), p. 134

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.80

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16640, 11.16642, 11.44753, 11.44996, 11.45030, 2009.5009.80

Signed

Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi ga

一魁斎芳年画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô

改印:亥四改
彫師:彫長

Credit Line

Source unidentified