Lady in a Court Carriage Viewing Cherry Blossoms

花下御所車

Japanese
Edo period
about 1796 (Kansei 8)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #55; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 183, list no. 257 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39 x 73.7 cm (15 3/8 x 29 in.)

Accession Number

21.4902-4

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.4902 (right), 21.4903 (center), 21.4904 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.14061VR (11.14061, 11.14113, 11.14114), 21.4902-4

Signed

Eishi zu (on each sheet)
栄之図

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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