Crossing the Sumida River, Tokyo, by night
Sumidagawa yoru watasi no zu
Place where the work was made
colour woodcut; ôban triptych
a - left image - seated female; 35 x 72 cm
b - centre image - two females, one standing and holds; 35 x 72 cm
c - right image - a male steers the boat beside a seat; 35 x 72 cm
Signature & date
Signed l.l. [part a], in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Toyokuni monjin Kunichika ga [picture by Kunichika, Toyokuni's disiple]".
Signed l.l. [part b], in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Kunichika ga [picture by Kunichika]".
Signed l.r. [part c], in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Kunichika ga [picture by Kunichika]".
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
The Floating World: Japan's World of transient pleasures, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 May 1994–17 Jul 1994
Referenced in 1 publication
Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. cat. no. M12