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Women at Shops near Sensô-ji Temple in Asakusa

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MFA impressions: 11.14048, 21.4867 Right sheet of incomplete triptych. The center sheet in the NYPL collection has the mark of publisher Izumiya Ichibei.

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #45; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), list no. 358(complete triptych, no photo); Ukiyo-e shûka 7 (1979), figs. 264-5 (two right sheets; NYPL)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.8 cm (14 15/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4867

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints