Matsukaze, from the series Genji in Fashionable Modern Guise (Fûryû yatsushi Genji)

「風流やつし源氏 松風」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 188; Hizô 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 181 (R & C only); Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #82.6; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 193, list no. 58; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #559

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39 x 78.2 cm (15 3/8 x 30 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7371-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7371 (right), 21.7372 (center), 21.7373 (left)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

October 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from T. Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection