Crossing the Ôi River

大井川渡り

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39 x 78.3 cm (15 3/8 x 30 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7765-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7765 (left), 21.7766 (center), 21.7767 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.13540 (left sheet only), 21.7765-7 (complete triptych)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)
豊国画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection