A Triptych of Young Men (Wakashû sanpuku tsui)

「若衆三幅対」

Japanese
Edo period
1750s
Artist Ishikawa Toyonobu (Japanese, 1711–1785), Publisher Maruya Kohei (Hôsendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #21

Dimensions

Uncut hosoban triptych; 31.2 x 45.1 cm (12 5/16 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6859

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.453 (center sheet only), 21.6859 (complete triptych)

Signed

Ishikawa Toyonobu hitsu (on each design)
石川豊信筆

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; August 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection