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Amusements on a Moonlit Night (Tsukiyo no tawamure)

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Triptych: 54.1530 (left), 54.1531 (center), 54.1532 (right) MFA impressions: 54.1530-2, 11.21407-9

Signed

Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga (on right and left sheets), Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga (on center sheet) 香蝶楼豊国画

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bickford, Sumo and the Woodblock Print Masters (1994), pl. 39

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.5 x 76.8 cm (14 3/8 x 30 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.1530-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints