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Famous Places in the Eastern Capital: the Year-end Fair at Asakusa (Tôto meisho Asakusa toshi no ichi)

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Triptych: 47.37 (left), 47.38 (center), 47.39 (right)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet) 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger intercalary 7 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

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

Object Place

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.37-9

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints