Yoshiwara: View of Yoshiwara Station (Yoshiwara, Yoshiwara no eki fûkei), from the series Scenes of Famous Places along the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô meisho fûkei), also known as the Processional Tôkaidô (Gyôretsu Tôkaidô), here called Tôkaidô

「東海道 吉原 吉原乃駅風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (Kinshôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #15 (51); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-51

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.52

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions:
One subtitle: 11.16653, 11.16667, 11.44778
Two subtitles: 11.44858, 11.44998, 2009.5009.52

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga

一英斎芳艶画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥四改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified