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The Chrysanthemum Festival, from the series Precious Children's Amusements of the FIve Festivals (Kodakara gosetsu asobi)

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MFA impressions: 11.13933, 21.5474

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 20, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #64; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0978; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #65.5, and pl. 156

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5474

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints