Excursion to Arashiyama in Kyoto (Kyôto Arashiyama yûran)

「京都嵐山遊覧」

Japanese
Edo period
1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), intercalary 5th month
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Kiya Sôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G067 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1063-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1063 (right), 00.1064 (center), 00.1065 (left)

Signed

Kunichika ga (on each sheet)
国周画

Markings

Censor's seal: intercalary 5 aratame [sic; no animal name]
No blockcutter's mark
改印:閏五改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock