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Santô Kyôden at a Daimyo's Mansion

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Triptych: 21.7671 (left), 21.7672 (center), 21.7673 (right) The marks of the two co-publishers appear on the right and center sheets only. MFA impressions: 11.14533-5, 11.14536-8, 21.7671-3

Signed

Utamaro ga (on each sheet) 歌麿画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster; 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 1788–90 (Tenmei 8–Kansei 2)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #47; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #515.1.1-3, and pls. 90-2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 23.2.1-3; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #316

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.4 x 76 cm (15 1/8 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7671-3

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints