Shared Umbrellas, a Triptych (Aigasa sanpukutsui)

「相傘三幅対」

Japanese
Edo period
late 1740s
Artist Mangetsudô (Japanese, active about 1760)


Catalogue Raisonné

Link, Primitive Ukiyo-e (1980), p. 144 (Honolulu impression, cut apart and re-assembled in a different order)

Dimensions

Uncut hosoban triptych; 31.7 x 44.8 cm (12 1/2 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7188

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Mangetsudô (on each sheet)

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 477); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection