At Edo-machi Itchôme, Dances with Jôruri and Nagauta Music on Alternate Days; Mutsumashizuki Koi no Tetori, with Jôruri; from the series The Niwaka Festival in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Niwaka zukushi)

「青楼仁和嘉尽 江戸町一丁目 浄瑠璃名賀哥一日替り 浄瑠璃 睦月恋手取(むつましつきこひのてとり)」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0496; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #222.2; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), pl. 73

Dimensions

Vertical chûban, right sheet of diptych; 25.5 x 19.5 cm (10 1/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5579

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection