A Picnic Under the Autumn Maple Leaves

観楓の男女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785–89 (late Tenmei era)
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801), Publisher Takazuya Isuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Chester Beatty pl. 56; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #s 1696-8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.3 x 76.4 cm (14 11/16 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7506-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7506 (left), 21.7507 (center), 21.7508 (right)

Signed

Shunchô ga (on each sheet)
春潮画

Markings

Artist's seal: Chûrin

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection