Amusements at the House of the Golden Vase (Kinpeirô yûge)

「金瓶楼遊戯(きんへいらうゆうげ)」

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
1868 (Keiô 4/Meiji 1), 8th month
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Yorozuya Magobei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1231-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1231 (center), 00.1232 (left), 00.1233 (right)

Signed

Kunichika hitsu (on right sheet)
国周筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Dragon 8 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:辰八改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock