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A Matchmaking Meeting at a Teahouse by a Shrine

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. MFA impressions: 06.1124 (left sheet), 21.5574 (right sheet)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1784 (Tenmei 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0643; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #22

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.3 x 26 cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1124

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints