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Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (歌川国芳)

Print: Kakegawa (掛川): Fukuoka Mitsugi (福岡貢) from the series
Fifty-three Pairings for the Tōkaidō Road (Tōkaidō gojūsan tsui - 東海道五十三対)

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Dates: circa 1845 - 1846,created
Dimensions: 9.125 in,14.25 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese woodblock print
Inscription:

Signed: Ichiyūsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画
Artist's seal: kiri
Publisher: Ibaya Senzaburō
(Marks 127 - seal 21-095)
Carver: Horikō Takejirō (彫工竹次郎)
Censor's seal: Mura

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; British Museum; Waseda University; Museum für angewandte Kunst, Vienna; National Diet Library; Walters Museum of Art; Manggha Centre of Japanese Art and Technology, Krakow; Van Gogh Museum; Google maps - The Marriage Rocks at the Futamiokitama Shrine;

Physical description:

There are nine prints from this series, Fifty-three Pairings for the Tōkaidō Road (Tōkaidō gojūsan tsui - 東海道五十三対), in the Lyon Collection. See also #s 382, 815, 816, 819, 861, 951, 1095 and 1269.

There is another copy of this print in the National Gallery, Prague and in the Harn Museum at the University of Florida.

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Illustrated in color in Kunisada's Tōkaidō: Riddles in Japanese Woodblock Prints by Andreas Marks, p. 104, #T78-27.