Fashinable Fox Ken Game, a Triptych (Fûryû kitsune ken, sanmai tsuzuki)

「風流きつねけん 三まいつゝき」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1814–17 (Bunka 11–14)
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), triptych list #61 and cat. no. 447, and color plate (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.6 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.80

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams