Viewing a Nô Play at the Muromachi Palace (Muromachi gosho on-Nô kôgyô no zu)

「室町御所御能奥行之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshimune (Japanese, 1817–1880), Publisher Itoya Shôbei (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 72.6 cm (14 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2068-70

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 53.2068 (left), 53.2069 (center), 53.2070 (right)

Signed

Isshôsai Yoshimune ga (on right and left sheets)
一松斎芳宗画

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Katada Hori Chô (on right sheet)
改印:亥四改
彫師:片田彫長

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich