Saigyô Hôshi Contemplating Mount Fuji

富士山を見る西行法師

Japanese
Edo period
about 1746 (Enkyô 3)
Artist Torii Kiyoshige (Japanese, active 1720–1760), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.2 x 10.2 cm (27 5/8 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5667

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyoshige ga
鳥居清重画

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyoshige

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection