Enjoying the Evening Cool on the River Bank (Kawabe nôryô no zu)

「川辺納涼の図」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Ningyô Yatakichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 x 76.5 cm (14 5/8 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.34-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 47.34 (left), 47.35 (center), 47.36 (right)

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga (on right and center sheets), Ôju Toyokuni ga (on left sheet)
一陽斎豊国画 応需豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich