Celebrating the Good Harvest: Felicitations for a Thousand Ages (Nôhônen, Chiyo no kotobuki)

「農豊年 千代寿」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month
Artist Kawanabe Kyôsai (Japanese, 1831–1889), Publisher Daikokuya Kinnosuke (Kinjirô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.51

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.22713, 2009.5011.51

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

Signed

Ôju Chikamaro

応需周麿

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 6 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:亥六改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified