Mugito in Ikenohata (Ikenohata Mugito), from the series Eighteen Rarities at Tokyo Restaurants (Tokyo ryôri jûhachi mare)

「東京料理十八希 池之端 麥斗」

Japanese
Meiji era
1871 (Meiji 4), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiiku (Japanese, 1833–1904), Publisher Kiya Sôjirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Watanabe Eizô (Hori Ei) (Japanese, 1833–1901)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 × 24.5 cm (14 3/8 × 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1318

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Yoshiiku hitsu
応需芳幾筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 3 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ei
改印:未参改
彫師:彫栄

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