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Women Admiring Peonies under a Wisteria Trellis

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Triptych: 21.7583 (left), 21.7584 (center), 21.7585 (right)

Signed

Eishi zu (on each sheet) 栄之図

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 (lot 128); 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 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 191 (R sheet only); Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 181 (two sheets only), list no. 209

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 73.2 cm (14 1/8 x 28 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7583-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints