Favorite Customs of the Present Day (Tôsei fûzoku kô)

当盛風俗好

Japanese
Edo period
early 1830s
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Enomotoya Kichibei (Hôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 3 (1963), #s 2988-90

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 85 cm (14 5/8 x 33 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.413a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.15940 (left sheet only), 11.39575a-c (complete triptych; deaccessioned in 2012), 34.413a-c (complete triptych)

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet)
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter