The Garden in Spring (Haru no niwa)

「はるの庭」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–50 (Kôka 4–Kaei 3)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Nomuraya Tokubei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G143 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

17.3216.8-10

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 17.3216.8 (right), 17.3216.9 (left), 17.3216.10 (center)

MFA impressions: 17.3216.8-10, 11.43548a-c

Signed

Kunisada aratame Toyokuni ga (right sheet), Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga (center sheet), Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga (left sheet)
国貞舎豊国筆 香蝶楼豊国画 一陽斎豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection