A Matchmaking Meeting at a Teahouse by a Shrine

社頭の見合

Japanese
Edo period
about 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0643; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #22

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.3 x 26 cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1124

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 06.1124 (left sheet), 21.5574 (right sheet)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection