Woman in Boat under Full Moon

月下の船に美人

Japanese
Meiji era
1871 (Meiji 4), 9th month
Artist Chikayoshi (Japanese), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yoshida, Ukiyo-e jiten 2 (1965), p. 182 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 72.1 x 23.8 cm (28 3/8 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.214

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gokyôrô Chikayoshi hitsu
五橋楼周芳筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 9 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:未九改
彫師:なし

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24