Part 7: Ushiwakamaru Stealthily Looks at the Secret Book of Kiichi Hôgan (Nanakai, Ushiwakamaru hisoka ni Kiichi Hôgan no hisho o miru), from the series The Life of Yoshitsune (Yoshitsune ichidaiki no uchi)

「義経一代記之内 七回 牛若丸窃に鬼一法眼カ秘書ヲ見ル」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #85.07

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.3 x 35.8 cm (9 9/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8966

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17249, 21.8966

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection