Dance of Famous Places on the Sumida River, a Large Flower Float Sponsored by Wards Seven, Eight, Nine, and Ten of Kôji-machi (Kôji-machi Nanachôme, Hatchôme, Kuchôme, Jitchôme, Hana no ôyakata, Sumidagawa meisho odori-yatai), from the series Sannô Festiv

「山王御祭礼 麹町 七丁目、八丁目、九丁目、十丁目 華の大やかた 隅田川名所踊屋台」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1780 (An'ei 9)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0236; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #199.5, and pl. 87

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.373

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

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