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A Picnic Party in Autumn

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Triptych: 21.7341 (left), 21.7342 (center), 21.7343 (right) MFA impressions: 06.692a-b (two right sheets only), 21.7341-3 (complete triptych)

Signed

Shunchô ga (on each sheet) 春潮画

Marks

Artist's seal: Chûrin

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa 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 1785–95 (late Tenmei to early Kansei era)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 6, Musee Guimet I (1990), pl. 142; Hillier, Vever cat. 2 (1976), #510; Ukiyo-e taisei 6 (1931), #187

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 77 cm (14 15/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7341-3

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints