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An Outing on the Ichikawa Pleasure Boat

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Triptych: 21.7648 (left), 21.76489 (center), 21.7650 (right)

Signed

Eishô ga (on each sheet) 栄昌画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1795–97 (Kansei 7–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishô list, #32; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 450, list no. A55

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.6 x 73.5 cm (14 7/16 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7648-50

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints