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Travellers on the Beach at Enoshima

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 11.23003-5 (complete triptych), 21.6497 (center sheet only)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1804 (Bunka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #157.1-3; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), pls. 145-7 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 25.8 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6497

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints