Scene at the Jewel River (Michiyuki Tamagawa no dan), from the series The Tale of Shiraishi, a Latter-day Taiheiki (Go-Taiheiki Shiraishi banashi)

「碁太平記白石噺 道行玉川の段」

Japanese
Edo period
1785 (Tenmei 5)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0802; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #265.5, and pl. 180

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.2 x 18.9 cm (9 15/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5561

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19421, 21.5561

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection