Minamoto Yorimitsu on Mount Ôe (Yorimitsu Ôeyama-iri no zu)

「頼光大江山入之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiiku (Japanese, 1833–1904), Publisher Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (Kinshôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.3 × 75.1 cm (14 11/16 × 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1028, 00.1037, 00.1038

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1028 (right), 00.1037 (left), 00.1038 (center)

MFA impressions: 00.1028VR (00.1028, 00.1037, 00.1038), 11.41147a-c, 11.45314a-c

Signed

Ikkeisai Yoshiiku ga (on each sheet)
一蕙斎芳幾画

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午九
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