A Summer Gathering at the Sumiya Restaurant

大川端の料亭

Japanese
Edo period
about 1788–89 (Tenmei 8–Kansei 1)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #106?; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 145, list no. 46

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 25.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

06.751

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete diptych.
MFA impressions: 06.751 (left sheet only), 11.14053VR (11.14053, 46.1407)

Signed

Eishi ga

栄之画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection