Hatsuuma Festival at the Inari Shrine, from an untitled series of Toba-e

鳥羽絵 稲荷明神の初午

Japanese
Edo period
1811–3 (Bunka 8–10)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Tsuruya Kinsuke (Sôkakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.2 cm (14 5/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.2109

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription by Santô Kyôzan (1769-1858).
山東京山
According to Marks, the Tsurukin seal was used in the 11th month of the years 1811, 1812, and 1813.

Inscription

Poem by Santô Kyôzan: Hatsuuma no/ toki no kyôga no/ kitsune tsuri/ iku konkon mo/ sugita sakemori

Signed

Ichiyôsai ga
一陽斎画

Markings

Censor's seals: kiwame, Tsurukin (Tsuruya Kinsuke)
Artist's seal: toshidama
改印:極、鶴金

Provenance

Lent by Charles B. Hoyt, Feb. 1, 1947

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection