Young Man Painting Fans for Ladies

貴人の前の席画

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801–04 (Kyôwa era)
Artist Utagawa Toyohiro (Japanese, 1773–1828), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 78; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 2 (1982), #392; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 3 (1963), #s 2607-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.3 x 76.2 cm (15 1/16 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

21.7630-2

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7630 (left), 21.7631 (center), 21.7632 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.14801VR (11.14801, 11.14807-8), 21.7630-2

Signed

Toyohiro ga (on each sheet)
豊広画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

March 1918, 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