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A Modern Version of the Concert of Ushiwakamaru and Jôruri-hime

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Pentaptych, left to right: 21.7591, 21.7592, 21.7593, 21.7594, 21.7595 MFA impressions: 21.7591-5, 11.14155-9

Signed

Eishi zu (on each sheet) 栄之図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 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 1797–1800 (Kansei 9–12)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #97, and 6 (AIC 3, 1978), figs. 77-81; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 221, list no. 310

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 39.8 x 123.6 cm (15 11/16 x 48 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7591-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints