Leisure in the Floating World (Ukiyo tsurezure)

「浮世つれ/\」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1720s
Artist Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 30.9 cm (8 11/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7205

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two versions of the design, by two different artists: 11.13381 (by Okumura Masanobu) and 21.7205 (by Kiyonobu I).

Publisher’s mark illegible due to damage.

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
鳥居清信筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection