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Young Woman at a Print Shop

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Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

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 1788–89 (Tenmei 8–Kansei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musee Guimet II (1990), pl. 77; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #864; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #183; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 225, list no. 40

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.4 x 12.5 cm (26 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4844

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints