The Yodo River (Yodogawa), 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 淀川」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 5th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Seibundô Masakichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #61A (139); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-128; Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 3 (1977), p. 1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.139

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16650, 11.44716, 11.44846, 2009.5009.139

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga

一英斎芳艶画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 5 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥五改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified