View of Takanawa in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Takanawa fûkei)

「東都高輪風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Surugaya Hanshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), p. 84

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.6a-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: 11.37438a-c, 2009.5011.6a-c (different editions)

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).
 画帳 「文久三春の都路」

Signed

Gountei Sadahide ga (on right and left sheets)
五雲亭貞秀画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:亥三改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified