Visiting Kan'ei-ji Temple at Tôeizan in Ueno

上野東叡山寛永寺参詣図

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley, ed., Women of Shin Hanga (2013), #9; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 38

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 36.8 x 125.4 cm (14 1/2 x 49 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7830-4

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pentaptych, left to right: 21.7830, 21.7831, 21.7832, 21.7833, 21.7834

MFA impressions: 11.13601 (center sheet only), 21.7830-4 (complete pentaptych)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on all but center sheet), Utagawa Toyokuni ga (on center sheet)
豊国画 歌川豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection