The Fishing Boat of Love: The Eguchi Lady (Koi no tsuribune, Eguchi), No. 4 from a series of parodies

「恋のつり舟 江口」 「四」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 132, #43

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.6 x 36.2 cm (10 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.55

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this sheet unsigned)

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