A Pilgrimage to Enoshima

江の島詣り

Japanese
Edo period
about 1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0888; Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), p. 127, fig. 126; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #57, and pls. 8-10; Ukiyo-e shûka 5 (1980), pls. 184-6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.1 x 78.2 cm (15 3/8 x 30 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7344-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7344 (left), 21.7345 (center), 21.7346 (right)

MFA impressions: 06.2532 (center sheet only), 11.13987-9, 21.7344-6, 34.391a-c

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet)
清長画

Provenance

March 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection