View of the Pleasure Quarter in Yokohama, Kanagawa (Kanagawa Yokohama kakaku no kôkei)

神奈川横浜華郭之光景

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), pp. 40-1 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.9 × 24.3 cm (14 1/2 × 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.2541

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych; title on right and center sheets.

MFA impressions: 06.2541, 11.2152

Signed

(Gountei Sadahide ga, signature on right and center sheets only)
(五雲亭貞秀画)

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:申二改
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection