Nichô-machi, from the series Eight Views of Edo (Edo hakkei no uchi)

「江戸八景ノ内 二丁町」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1821 (Bunsei 4)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Schaap, Kunisada (exh. cat., 2016), checklist 1-19, photo p. 156; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 3, British Museum III (1987), pl. 12 (this design not illustrated); other prints in the series: Seikado, Kunisada (exh. cat., 1996), #s 84-85

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24.7 cm (14 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.58

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Thorvald S. Ross