An Outing on the Ichikawa Pleasure Boat

一川丸舟遊び

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–97 (Kansei 7–9)
Artist Chôkôsai Eishô (Japanese, active 1780–1800), Publisher Yamaguchiya Chûemon (Chûsuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishô list, #32; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 450, list no. A55

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.6 x 73.5 cm (14 7/16 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7648-50

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7648 (left), 21.76489 (center), 21.7650 (right)

Signed

Eishô ga (on each sheet)
栄昌画

Markings

No censor's seal

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