Lord Higashiyama Yoshimasa's Excursion to Yoshino (Higashiyama Yoshimasa kô Yoshino no yûran no zu)

「東山義政公吉野遊覧之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshimori (Japanese, 1830–1884), Publisher Ômiya Kyûjirô (Kiyûdô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Ôta Komakichi (Hori Koma, Hori Tashichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), pp. 88-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 76.8 cm (14 3/4 x 30 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5124a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2009.5011a-c, 2009.5124a-c

Signed

Ikkôsai Yoshimori ga (on each sheet)

一光斎芳盛画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 3 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ôta Tashichi (on left sheet)

改印:亥三改
彫師:太田彫多七

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1995, gift of Pauline Epstein (d. 1995) to her daughter and son-in law, Barbara and Michael Stedman; 2009, gift of Barbara and Michael Stedman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael and Barbara Stedman in memory of Pauline Epstein