Parody of a Daimyô Procession Entering a Castle

見立登城行列

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–1801 (late Kansei era)
Artist Rekisentei Eiri (Japanese, active about 1781–1818), Publisher Iwatoya Kisaburô (Eirindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 201; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eiri list, #7; Ukiyo-e taisei 6 (1931), #316

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 37.6 x 119.8 cm (14 13/16 x 47 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.8a-e

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.8a-e (complete pentaptych), 11.15016 (right sheet only)

Signed

Rekisentai Eiri ga

礫川亭永理画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

General Funds