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Sanmaibashi in Ueno

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Right sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 21.4882 (left sheet), 21.4883 (right sheet)

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #48 (complete triptych); Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 201 (complete triptych), list no. 129; Ukiyo-e taikei 6 (1975), #s 146-8; TNM, Ukiyo-e Prints 2 (1962), #s 2215-7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 24.7 cm (15 1/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4883

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints