Scenery of the Tôkaidô Road, from Nihonbashi to Arai (Tôkaidô shôkei Nihonbashi yori Arai made)
Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Right half of hexaptych.
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).
MFA impressions: 11.16235VR (11.16235-6, 11.16239-42; complete hexaptych), 11.37395a-c (left half only), 2009.5011.1a-c (right half only)
Gountei Sadahide ga (on each sheet)
Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
No blockcutter's mark