Golden Pheasant and Flowering Plum (Ume ni kinkei)

「梅錦雉(うめにきんけい)」

Japanese
Edo period
early 1730s
Artist Nishimura Shigenobu (Japanese, active about 1724–1735), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Paine, Oriental Art NS, v. IX, no. 1 (1963), fig. 28

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 15 cm (12 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.354

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two sheets of incomplete triptych: 54.354 (right), 54.355 (left)

Signed

Eshi Nishimura Magosaburô

絵師西村孫三郎

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24