Beauty under Wisteria Trellis

藤棚下美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1796–97 (Kansei 7–8)
Artist Chôkôsai Eishô (Japanese, active 1780–1800), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 7, Musee Guimet II (1990), fig. 27; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #903; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishô list, #100; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 464, list no. A64

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 65 x 12 cm (25 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9005

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eishô ga
栄昌画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection