User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Lord Minamoto Yoritomo Goes to the Capital (Minamoto Yoritomo kô jôraku no zu)

Start collecting

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title "The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863" (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).

Signed

Ôju Hiroshige ga (on right and left sheets) 応需 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 3 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 3rd month

Catalogue Raisonné

Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 1 (1935), pp. 58-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.4a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints