At Edo-machi Itchôme, Dances with Jôruri and Nagauta Music on Alternate Days; The Second Day, Sato no Tsuki Koi no Natori, with Nagauta; 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 二日目 名賀哥(長唄)里月恋名取(さとのつきこひのなとり)」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783 (Tenmei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0498; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #222.4, and pls. 115-6

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 26 x 38.1 cm (10 1/4 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

21.5596-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych (center and left sheets of incomplete triptych): 21.5596 (right), 21.5597 (left)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet)
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