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The Chrysanthemum Boy (Kikujidô)

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Right sheet of incomplete diptych.

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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 1789 (Kansei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #111 (diptych); Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. no 146 (diptych), list no. 48; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #s 2206-7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25.5 cm (14 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4871

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints