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Mitsuuji Amusing Himself at a Hot Spring Resort (Mitsuuji onsen yûkyô no zu)

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Triptych: 00.1791 (left), 00.1792 (right), 00.1794 (center) MFA impressions: 06.2545 (left sheet only), 00.1791VR (00.1791, 00.1792, 00.1794; complete triptych, creped)

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Chicken 4 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 4th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych, creped; 21.8 x 48.4 cm (8 9/16 x 19 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1791, 00.1792, 00.1794

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints