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Women Imitating a Daimyo Procession Passing Mount Fuji

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Pentaptych, left to right: 21.7810, 21.7811, 21.7812, 21.7813, 21.7814 MFA impressions: 11.13842-6, 21.7810-4, 21.7835-9

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on sheets 1, 3, 4, 5 from right) 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1795–1801 (late Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), fig. 86

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 38.6 x 127.4 cm (15 3/16 x 50 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7810-4

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints