Treasure boat of the New Year

Maker(s)
Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川歌麿 (1753 - 1806)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, late 18th-early 19th century
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (.107): 36.8 x 24.9 cm (14 1/2 x 9 13/16 in) H x W (.108): 36.9 x 25 cm (14 1/2 x 9 13/16 in) H x W (.109): 37 x 24.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of the family of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number
F1974.107-109
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print (triptych)

Keywords
boat, bonsai, carp, courtesan, crane, drum, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, new year, shamisen, triptych, turtle, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

Published References
  • Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts John M. Rosenfield. A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramic, Prints, Lacquer., First Edition. Tokyo and New York, 1976. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum