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Japanese
Edo period
about 1793–98 (mid Kansei era)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Takasu Sôshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #70; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Köln, pl. 47

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.2 x 78.5 cm (15 7/16 x 30 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7744-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7744 (left), 21.7745 (center), 21.7746 (right)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection