MFA impressions: 11.13343, 21.5775 Title and publisher's identification in right margin, cut off of this impression.
Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#618); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, about 1745 (Enkyô 2)
Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #65; Kishi, Edo no enkin-hô (1994), fig. 16; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 32
Horizontal double ôban; 43.7 x 62.2 cm (17 3/16 x 24 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa