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A Day Out for a Princess

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Triptych: 21.7789 (left), 21.7790 (center), 21.7791 (right) MFA impressions: 11.22333-5, 21.7789-91

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet) 豊国画

Marks

No censor's seal

Provenance

March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1801–04 (Kyôwa era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 224

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 75.5 cm (14 9/16 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7789-91

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints