Pine: Tomoe Gozen, from the series A Series of Warriors: Pine, Bamboo, and Plum (Musha Shôchikubai Bantsuzuki)

「武者松竹梅番続」 松 巴御前

Japanese
Edo period
late 1820s
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Museum, Edo no surimono (1997), #244; Mirviss, The Frank Lloyd Wright Collection of Surimono (1995), #127; Egoyomi et surimono (Werner Schindler Bienne Coll. Cat., 1983), #107

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.8 x 18.3 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9279

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.20587, 21.9279

The complete set of three: 11.20586-11.20588.

Inscription

Poems by Seiyôkan Umeyo and Garyôen (Umemaro)

Signed

Hokkei
北渓

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection