Saishiki mitsu no asa (Colors of the Triple Dawn)

彩色美津朝

Japanese
Edo period
1787 (Tenmei 7)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, Japanese Woodblock Prints (2010), p. 12; Keyes, Ehon (2006), pp.108-111; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #12-13; KSM vol. 3, p. 642, col. 2; Hirano 136

Dimensions

25.5 x 19.3 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/8 in.) (ôhon)

Accession Number

34.395

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Gakô Torii Kiyonaga
画工 鳥居清長

Markings

Kiyonaga no in

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter