The Garden of the Shika Chaya

「しか茶屋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 48; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #252

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.7 x 76.6 cm (15 1/4 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7735-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7735 (left), 21.7736 (center), 21.7737 (right)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)
豊国画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 358); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection