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Cherry Blossoms at Genji's Rokujô Mansion (Genji Rokujô no hana)

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 00.761 (left sheet only), 11.15169VR (11.15169, 11.15178, 11.15233), 11.43490a-c, 11.45114a-c, 11.45367 (right sheet only)

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet); Hanmoto no ôkô ni tsuki monjin Kunitsuna hojo (With the help of his pupil Kunitsuna, in accordance with the wishes of the publisher; on left sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), 12th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

00.761

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints