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Women Playing Music on a Boat

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Triptych: 21.7642 (left), 21.7643 (center), 21.7644 (right)

Signed

Eishô ga (on each sheet) 栄昌画

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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishô list, #45

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.7 x 74.3 cm (14 13/16 x 29 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7642-4

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints