Mountain Scenery of Mount Kurama, from the Book Inaka Genji by Tanehiko (Tanehiko saku Inaka Genji no uchi Kurama-yama yama no kei)

「種彦作田舎源氏のうち くらま山 山の図」

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 77.4 cm (14 9/16 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

34.418a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

A later (1851) version of the same design: 11.45189a-c, 11.43492a-c, 11.45195a-c

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga (on each sheet)

香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter