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The Good and Evil Influences

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Triptych: 21.7374 (left), 21.7375 (center), 21.7376 (right)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet) 栄之画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane 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, about 1793–94 (Kansei 5–6)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 182; Genshoku 4 (1981), #249; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #70; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 177, list no. 166

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.2 x 75.3 cm (15 1/16 x 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7374-6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints