The Chrysanthemum Festival, from the series Precious Children's Amusements of the FIve Festivals (Kodakara gosetsu asobi)

「子寶五節遊」 重陽

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0978; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #65.5, and pl. 156

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5474

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.13933, 21.5474

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 20, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #64; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection