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The Style of Modern Mansions (Imayô yashiki fû), Center Sheet of a Triptych (Sanpukutsui chû)

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Signed

Eshi Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu

Marks

Artist's seal: Shigenaga (trimmed)

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.2 x 15.4 cm (11 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.36

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints