Going to the Shrine for the Obitoki Ceremony at the Shichigosan Festival
Artist Koikawa Harumasa (Banki) (Japanese, active about 1801–1818)
Hashira-e; 62.7 x 12.5 cm (24 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 21.9013, 49.1216
A seven-year-old girl wore an adult-style obi for the first time when she visited the shrine for the Shichigosan festival.
Unidentified publisher's mark
1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.
Gift of Porter Sargent