Scenery of Arai, One of the Fifty-three Stages of the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi Arai fûkei)

「東海道五十三次 新井風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshimori (Japanese, 1830–1884), Publisher Maruya Tetsujirô (Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), pp. 98-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.26a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

Signed

Ikkôsai Yoshimori ga (on each sheet)

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