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; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.42a-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

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified