Perhaps the only known impression? Hizô 2 notes only two designs in the series, not including this one.
Chôki ga 長喜画
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, about 1793–97 (mid Kansei era)
- Artist Eishôsai Chôki, Japanese, active about 1780–1810
- Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô), Japanese
Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 181
Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.2 cm (15 1/16 x 9 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper