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Senzan of the Chôjiya, representing Mountain Cherry (Chôjiya Senzan, mitate yamazakura), from a series of courtesans compared to varieties of cherry

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Signed

Eishi zu 栄之図

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1796 (Kansei 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #36.4, and pl. 126; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), list no. 255

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.8 x 24.7 cm (14 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4826

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints