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Nichiren in the Snow at Tsukahara on Sado Island (Sashû Tsukahara setchû), from the series Sketches of the Life of the Great Priest (Kôsô goichidai ryakuzu)

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MFA impressions: 11.1946, 21.8174, 21.8175

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi hitsu 一勇斎国芳筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (in right margin, cut off of this impression) 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–35 (Tenpô 1–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Kuniyoshi from Miller Coll. (2009), #87; Shibuya Kuritsu Shôtô Bijutsukan, Ukiyoeshitachi no shinbutsu (1999), #23; Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #208; Suzuki 1992, #183

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 34.8 cm (9 7/16 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1946

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints