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A Modern Version of the Concert of Ushiwakamaru and Jôruri-hime

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Triptych: 21.7633 (left), 21.7634 (center), 21.7635 (right)

Signed

Eishô zu (on each sheet) 栄昌図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 573); 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 1796–98 (Kansei 8–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishô list, #57; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 443 (left sheet only), list no. A105; TNM, Ukiyo-e Prints 2 (1962), #2283 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 73.9 cm (14 3/4 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7633-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints