Mirage at Kuwana (Kuwana shinkirô), 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 meisho no uchi

「東海道名所之内 桑名 蜃気楼」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 5th month


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #43A (103); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-103; Oikawa, Clark & Forrer, Comic Genius: Kawanabe Kyôsai/Kyôsai giga kyôga ten (1996), #165

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.104

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16234, 11.44739, 11.44785, 2009.5009.104

Signed

Ôju Chikamaro
応需周麿

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 5 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:亥五改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified