User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

On the Veranda in Summer

Start collecting

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; February 10, 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale; 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 1789–92 (Kansei 1–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #875; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), list no. 374

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.5 x 12 cm (26 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4850

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints