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Mitsuhana of the Ôbishiya, kamuro Kikushi and Kikuno, from the series New Year Fashions as Fresh as Young Leaves (Wakana hatsu ishô)

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Signed

Eishi zu 栄之図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo 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 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #42.13; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 82, list no. 213

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 26.2 cm (15 3/8 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4910

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints