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The Shrine of Benzaiten at Shinobazu (Shinobazu Benzaiten), from the series Visiting the Shrines of the Seven Gods of Good Fortune in Edo (Edo Shichifukujin mairi)

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Diptych: 54.1506 (left), 54.1507 (right)

Signed

Torii Kiyonaga segare Kiyomasa ga (on each sheet) 鳥居清長倅清政画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper

Japanese, Edo period, about 1792 (Kansei 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano, Kiyonaga (1939), #C1

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 25 x 18.8 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1506-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints