View of Arai on the Tôkaidô (Tôkaidô Arai no shôkei)

「東海道荒井の勝景」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.25a-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 each sheet)

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