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.

Strolling Lion Dancers

Start collecting

Diptych: 21.7459 (left), 21.7460 (right) MFA impressions: 11.14069VR (11.14069, 11.14088; key block), 11.14070 (left sheet, color), 21.7459-60 (color)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet) 栄之画

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo 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,

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.9 x 49.6 cm (14 15/16 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7459-60

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints