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A Triptych of Young Men (Wakashû sanpuku tsui)

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MFA impressions: 06.453 (center sheet only), 21.6859 (complete triptych)

Signed

Ishikawa Toyonobu hitsu (on each design)

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; August 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding; 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, 1750s

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #21

Dimensions

Uncut hosoban triptych; 31.2 x 45.1 cm (12 5/16 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6859

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints