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A Parody of the Adulthood Ceremony of Lord Narihira (Narihira ason hatsu kanmuri yatsushi)

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Triptych: 21.7636 (left), 21.7637 (center), 21.7638 (right) MFA impressions: 11.14910 (center sheet only), 21.7636-8 (complete triptych)

Signed

Ôjû Eishô zu 応需栄昌図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 43); 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, #44; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), Honolulu pls. 39-41; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), list no. A104

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.3 x 76.7 cm (15 1/16 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7636-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints