Eijudô Hibino (Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi) at Seventy-one (Nanajû-ichi ô Eijudô Hibino)

「七十一翁永寿堂日比野」 (西村屋与八)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1799 (Kansei 11)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #149

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.9 x 26 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6934

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1059, 21.6934

Inscription

Poem: Ichi Fuji ni/ ni taka iro yoshi/ san nasubi

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection