Sankyoku Ensemble: Women Playing Koto, Shamisen, and Kokyû

三曲

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770–75 (Meiwa 7–12)
Artist Komai Yoshinobu (Japanese, active about 1765–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #679

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.8 x 21.6 cm (11 5/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6631

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19487, 21.6631

Signed

Yoshinobu ga
美信画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 389); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection