Party on the Daifuku Pleasure Boat

大福丸船遊び

Japanese
Edo period
about 1796–97 (Kansei 8–9)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #562; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 213, list no. 276; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #71; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #562

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 74.8 cm (14 15/16 x 29 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7565-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7565 (left), 21.7566 (center), 21.7567 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.23073-5, 21.7451-2 (C and L sheets only), 21.7565-7

Signed

Eishi zu (on each sheet)
栄之図

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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