Offering Congratulations at the Kamakura Palace (Kamakura goten keiga no zu)

「鎌倉御殿慶賀之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 5th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Other artist Utagawa Tsuyanaga (Japanese, active 1860s), Publisher Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (Kinshôdô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Asakura Hori Man (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych, creped; 22.5 x 48.3 cm (8 7/8 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

00.1819-21

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1819 (left), 00.1820 (right), 00.1821 (center)

MFA impressions: 00.1819-21 (complete triptych, creped), 2015.3257 (left sheet only)

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga (on each sheet); Ikkyôsai Tsuyanaga ga (on screen in left sheet)
一英斎芳艶画、一橋斎艶長画

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 5 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Asakura Hori Man
改印:子五改
彫師:朝倉彫万

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