Osome and Hisamatsu, with Plum Blossoms, left sheet of A Triptych of Shared Umbrellas (Aigasa sanpuku tsui)

相傘三幅対 左 お染と久松

Japanese
Edo period
1750s
Artist Ishikawa Toyonobu (Japanese, 1711–1785), Publisher Maruya Kohei (Hôsendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Shoki ukiyo-e ten (2016), cat. no. 173 (complete); Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 221, #43 (complete)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29 x 14 cm (11 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6268

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheeet of incomplete triptych: 47.101 is the center sheet.

The series title is at the upper right, cut off of this impression.

Inscription

Poem: Aomume ni/ tsu o hiku michi ya/ haru no ame

Signed

Ishikawa Toyonobu hitsu
石川豊信筆

Provenance

May 6, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection