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View of Mitsumata in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Mitsumata no zu), from a series View of...in the Eastern Capital (Tôto...no zu)

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MFA impressions: 11.2266, 54.308

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1831 (Tenpô 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri 2011, #261; MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #124; Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #209; Suzuki 1992, #25; Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), pl. 19

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 37 cm (9 13/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.308

Medium or Technique

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

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints