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A Floating World Festival (Ukiyo sairei)

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Octaptych, numbered left to right: 21.7674, 21.7675, 21.7676, 21.7677, 21.7678, 21.7679, 21.7680, 21.7681

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on first sheet only) 歌麿筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane 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 1806 (Bunka 3)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #635.1-8

Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban) octaptych

Accession Number

21.7674-81

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints