Entertaining at a Party, from the series Musical Pastimes (Ongyoku tegoto no asobi)

「音曲手のことの遊」 宴席

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0708; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #164.1, and pl. 46

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.7 x 22.4 cm (12 7/8 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5634

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

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection