The Thousand Cherry Trees of Yoshitsune (Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura), from the series Collection of Plays (Jôruri zukushi)

「浄瑠璃尽 義経千本桜」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.2 x 38.3 cm (9 15/16 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1555

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi hitsu
一勇斎国芳筆

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper