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Seven Drunken Shôjô, from a Triptych (Shichinin shôjô meitei no zu, sanpuku no uchi)

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RIght sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 11.14524-6 (complete triptych), 21.6364 (right sheet only)

Signed

Utamaro suichû hitsu 歌麿酔中筆

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

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 151; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #88.1-3; Ukiyo-e shûka 12 (1980), pls. 176-8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.4 cm (14 5/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6364

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints