A Fashionable Triptych: Right, Izumi Shikibu; Center, Sotoorii-hime; Left, Komachi Praying for Rain (Fûryû sanpuku tsui: migi, Izumi Shikibu; chû, Sotoori-hime; hidari, Amagoi Komachi)

「三幅対 右 和泉式部 中 衣通姫 左 雨乞小町」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Nishimura Shigenaga (Japanese, 1697?–1756), Publisher Nishimuraya Denbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Uncut hosoban triptych; 30.5 x 43.3 cm (12 x 17 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6855

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Senkadô Nishimura Shigenaga shôhitsu (on each design)
千花堂 西村重長正筆

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection