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Women Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa

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Triptych: 21.7559 (right), 21.7560 (center), 21.7561 (left) MFA impressions: 11.14111-2 (two right sheets), 21.7559-61 (complete triptych)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet) 栄之画

Marks

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

Provenance

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, about 1792 (Kansei 4)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #58; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 198, list no. 121

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7559-61

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints