The Gion Festival (Gion sairei), 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 no uchi

「東海道名所之内 祇園祭禮」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Enshûya Hikobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #62 (140); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-136

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.140

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16657, 11.44743, 11.44946, 2009.5009.140

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga
一英斎芳艶画

Markings

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified