The Eight Views of Ômi in a Single View, Seen from the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô Ômi hakkei ichiran no zu)

「東海道近江八景一覧之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Sonoharaya Shôsuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 68-9

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.31a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.45515a-c (key block), 2009.5011.31a-c (full color)

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

Sadahide ga (on right sheet), Gountei Sadahide ga (on center and left sheets)

貞秀画 五雲亭貞秀画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥二改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified