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True View of the Four-season Flower Garden in the Back of the Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa okuyama shiki no hanazono shinkei)

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Diptych (two sheets of incomplete triptych): 00.762 (left), 00.764 (right) Title on missing right sheet.

Signed

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

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, Rat 12 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Shôji

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Tôshûsai sale cat. no. 23 (7/2011), #174 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.3 x 51.6 cm (14 11/16 x 20 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.762, 00.764

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints