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A Party at Nakasu

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych. Unidentified publisher's mark. MFA impressions: 11.15044VR (11.15044 [right], 11.15046 [left], 11.15047 [center]); 11.22944-6; 21.8186 (left sheet only)

Signed

Angyûsai Enshi ga

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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 1790 (Kansei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Jenkins et al, The Floating World Revisited (1993), #I-6; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 2 (1982), #59; Hirano, Kiyonaga (1939), #C22

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.1 x 25.1 cm (15 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8186

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints