View of Yokohama in Kanagawa Province on the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô Kanagawa Yokohama fûkei)

「東海神奈川横浜風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Kuniteru II (Kunitsuna II) (Japanese, 1830–1874), Publisher Kikuya Ichibei (Japanese), Blockcutter Koizumi Kanegorô (Hori Kane) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1987), fig. 68; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #148; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 60-1

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5011.10a-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

Kunitsuna ga (on right and center sheets), Ichiransai Kunitsuna ga (on left sheet)

国綱画 一蘭斎国綱画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 2 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Shôeidô Hori Kane

改印:亥二改
彫師:

Credit Line

Source unidentified