Women Disembarking from a Pleasure Boat

隅田川船遊び

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785 (Tenmei 5)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0706; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #29, and pls. 42-4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 x 75.6 cm (14 5/8 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7500-2

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7500 (left), 21.7501 (center), 21.7502 (right)

MFA impressions: 21.5486 (left sheet only), 21.5487 (center sheet only), 21.7500-2 (complete triptych)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet)
清長画

Provenance

September 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection