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Parody of a Daimyô Procession Entering a Castle

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MFA impressions: 00.8a-e (complete pentaptych), 11.15016 (right sheet only)

Signed

Rekisentai Eiri ga 礫川亭永理画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

General Funds

Japanese, Edo period, about 1795–1801 (late Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 201; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eiri list, #7; Ukiyo-e taisei 6 (1931), #316

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; (a): 37.6 x 24.1 cm (14 13/16 x 9 1/2 in.), (b): 37.1 x 24.3 cm (14 5/8 x 9 9/16 in.), (c): 37.6 x 24.3 cm (14 13/16 x 9 9/16 in.), (d): 37.6 x 24.3 cm (14 13/16 x 9 9/16 in.), (e): 37.4 x 23.8 cm (14 3/4 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.8a-e

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints