New Year's Day at a Mansion in the Suburbs of Edo

江戸の屋敷の正月

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.8 x 79.1 cm (15 11/16 x 31 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5911-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.5911 (left), 21.5912 (center), 21.5913 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.14760 (right sheet only), 21.5911-3 (complete triptych)

Signed

Shunchô ga (on each sheet)
春潮画

Markings

Artist's seal: Chûrin

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