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Contest of Flowers: Night Cherry Blossoms in the Pleasure Quarter (Hana kurabe kuruwa yozakura)

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Triptych: 00.1039 (left), 00.1040 (center), 00.1041 (right)

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1858 (Ansei 5), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 76.4 cm (14 3/4 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1039-41

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints