Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya on an Outing (Ôgiya Hanaôgi yosoyuki)

「扇屋花扇他所行」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–97 (Kansei 7–9)
Artist Chôkôsai Eishô (Japanese, active 1780–1800), Publisher Enomotoya Kichibei (Hôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishô list, #34; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 449, list no. A52; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #583

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.6 x 73.9 cm (14 13/16 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7639-41

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7639 (left), 21.7640 (center), 21.7641 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.14915-6 (two right sheets only), 21.7639-41 (complete triptych)

Signed

Eishô ga (on each sheet)
栄昌画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection