The Consecration of the New Ise Shrine (Ise ômikami gosengû no zu)

「伊勢大神御遷宮図」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1873), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 × 75.3 cm (14 9/16 × 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5116a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gyokuransai Sadahide ga (on right sheet), Gyokuran Sadahide ga (on center and left sheets)
玉蘭斎貞秀画 玉蘭貞秀画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:衣笠、吉村
彫師:なし

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1995, gift of Pauline Epstein (d. 1995) to her daughter and son-in law, Barbara and Michael Stedman; 2009, gift of Barbara and Michael Stedman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael and Barbara Stedman in memory of Pauline Epstein