Tsuyanaga - Procession of the Shôgun
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Utagawa Tsuyanaga (?) (worked about 1860)
The procession of the Shôgun nearby Shono, in Shirasagi-zuka, Ise, at night.
Series: Tokaido (meisho) no uchi
Title: ... Shirasagizuka ... fûkei
Signature: Ikkyôsai Tsuyanaga (?)
Size: Oban, 32,9 x 22 cm
Perfect impression and colours, very good condition (left margin a little bit trimmed, otherwise broader margins).
From the very nice series of the Tokaido Road, which shows the procession of the Shogun Tokugawa Iemochi from Edo to the emperor's palace in Kyoto in the year 1863, and which was worked out even in the same year in co-operation with many artists and publishers. See also: Kunisada and Yoshimori.