Yoritomo's Hunt at the Foot of Mount Fuji

富士の巻狩り

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785 (Tenmei 5)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0702; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #25, and pls. 132-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36.9 x 50 cm (14 1/2 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7417-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.7417 (left), 21.7418 (right)

MFA impressions: 21.5630 (right sheet only), 21.7417-8 (complete diptych)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 22, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #592; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection