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Party on the Daifuku Pleasure Boat

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Diptych (center and left sheets of incomplete triptych): 21.7451 (left), 21.7452 (right) MFA impressions: 11.23073-5, 21.7451-2 (C and L sheets only), 21.7565-7

Signed

Eishi zu (on each sheet) 栄之図

Marks

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

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 1796–97 (Kansei 8–9)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #71 (complete triptych); Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 213 (complete triptych), list no. 276

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych 37.4 x 48.9 cm (14 3/4 x 19 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7451-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints