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Women Disembarking from a Pleasure Boat

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Triptych: 21.7500 (left), 21.7501 (center), 21.7502 (right) MFA impressions: 21.5486 (left sheet only), 21.5487 (center sheet only), 21.7500-2 (complete triptych)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet) 清長画

Provenance

September 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 (Tenmei 5)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0706; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #29, and pls. 42-4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 x 75.6 cm (14 5/8 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7500-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints