A Sudden Shower at the Mimeguri Inari Shrine

三囲の夕立

Japanese
Edo period
about 1787 (Tenmei 7)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0849; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #46; Ukiyo-e shûka 15 (1980), pls. 36-8; Asia House Cat. No. 76

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 74 cm (14 15/16 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1046-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 06.1046 (center), 06.1047 (right), 06.1048 (left)

MFA impressions: 06.1046-8, 11.13972VR (11.13972, 11.13985, 11.13986)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection