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Jumokudani in Shirogane, from the series One Hundred Beautiful Women at Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho hyakunin bijo)

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MFA impressions: 00.785, 11.15290, 11.45228 There is no signature on the inset, so presumably it is by Kunisada himself.

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 2 No blockcutter's mark 改印: 午二

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, 1858 (Ansei 5), 2nd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 25.3 cm (14 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.785

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints