Excursion to Mimeguri Shrine at Mukôjima

向島春の遊歩

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0848; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #45.2-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.6 x 49.4 cm (14 13/16 x 19 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7429-30

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych (two sheets of incomplete triptych): 21.7429 (left), 21.7430 (right)

MFA impressions: 06.1044 (left sheet); 21.7429-30 (left and center sheets)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

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