Visiting the Fudô Temple

不動詣

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 5 (AIC 2, 1980), pls. 204-6; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1710 (left sheet only); Ukiyo-e taisei 6 (1930), #188

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.4 x 76.8 cm (14 5/16 x 30 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7509-11

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7509 (left), 21.7510 (center), 21.7511 (right)
MFA impressions: 21.7509-11 (complete triptych; no publisher’s mark), RES.49.148 (center sheet only; mark of Chichibuya)

Signed

Shunchô ga (on each sheet)
春潮画

Markings

Artist's seal: Chûrin

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 614); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection