Pleasure Boats at Ryôgoku Bridge (Ryôgoku-bashi suzumebune no zu)

「両国橋涼舟之図」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Eishôsai Chôki (Japanese, active about 1780–1810), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #456

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 75.3 cm (14 15/16 x 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7544-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7544 (right), 21.7545 (center), 21.7546 (left)

Signed

Chôki ga (on left and center sheets)
長喜画

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