The Buddha Relic, from the series The Life of Prince Shôtoku (Shôtoku Taishi goichidaiki)

聖徳太子御一代記 仏舎利

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840 (Tenpô 11)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)


Object Place: India

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S14.3

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.8 x 33.5 cm (9 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3207.12

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 17.3207.12, 49.1257

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection