The Akuta River Episode (Akutagawa) from Tales of Ise (Ise Monogatari)

伊勢物語 芥川

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68 x 12 cm (26 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4310

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Katsukawa Shunshô ga
勝川春章画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#384); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection