Women Imitating a Daimyo Procession Passing Mount Fuji

見立大名行列

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–1801 (late Kansei era)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), fig. 86

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 38.6 x 127.4 cm (15 3/16 x 50 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7810-4

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: 21.7810, 21.7811, 21.7812, 21.7813, 21.7814

MFA impressions: 11.13842-6, 21.7810-4, 21.7835-9

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on sheets 1, 3, 4, 5 from right)
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection