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Rain on the Morning After in the Yoshiwara, a Triptych (Seirô kinuginu ame, sanmai tsuzuki)

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Center sheet of an incomplete triptych. See Jenkins et al for translations of poems. MFA impressions: 11.14833VR (11.14833, 11.14838, 11.14839; complete), 21.4771 (center sheet only)

Signed

Chôki ga 長喜画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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 1795 (Kansei 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Jenkins et al, The Floating World Revisited (1993), #II-16

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 24.4 cm (14 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4771

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints