Scenery of Okitsu Station on the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô Okitsu eki shôkei)

「東海道沖津駅勝景」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.16a-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

Gountei Sadahide ga (on right and left sheets)

五雲亭貞秀画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 3 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Katada Hori Chô (on right sheet)

改印:亥三改
彫師:片田彫長

Credit Line

Source unidentified