Old Picture of the Rashômon Gate (Rashômon no ko zu), 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 tsuzuki

「東海道名所つづき 羅生門之古図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month


Catalogue Raisonné

Kaikan sanjû shûnen kinen Kawanabe Kyôsai kinen bijutsukan cat. (2008), p. 99, #0743; Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #60A (137); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-152

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.137

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16344, 11.44892, 11.44922, 2009.5009.137

Signed

Ôju Chikamaro
応需周麿

Markings

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified