A Lucky New Year Dream of a Mouse Wedding

鼠の嫁入りの初夢

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.6 x 75.9 cm (14 7/16 x 29 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7801-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7801 (left), 21.7802 (center), 21.7803 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.13824-6, 21.7801-3

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection