Minamoto no Yoriyoshi Striking a Rock with his Bow and Drawing Water

源頼義

Japanese
Edo period
1810s
Artist Ryûryûkyo Shinsai (Japanese, 1764?–1820)


Catalogue Raisonné

Same subject, by Gakutei: Carpenter et al, Reading Surimono(2008), #26

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 19.7 x 18.5 cm (7 3/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1959

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1959, 11.20761 (different poems)

Commissioned by the Taikogawa poetry group.

Signed

Shinsai
辰斎

Provenance

January 1900, purchased at the Brinkley-Condor Sale by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 9, 1900)

Credit Line

General Funds