View of Takanawa on the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô Takanawa fûkei)

「東海道高輪風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.5a-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: 11.37422a-c, 2009.5011.5a-c

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: Dog 10 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Katada Hori Chô

改印:戌十改
彫師:片田彫長

Credit Line

Source unidentified