Preparatory drawing for Comparison of Passionate Women

Enshoku shina sadame
艶色品定女

Japanese
Edo period
about Bunka (1804–18) to Bunsei (1818–30) eras
Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829)


Dimensions

Image: 27.5 x 303.6 cm (10 13/16 x 119 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.09.248

Medium or Technique

Unmounted handscroll; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Signed

Chôbunsai Eishi hitsu
鳥文斎栄之筆

Provenance

1909 Purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow from an unknown Japanese collection and given to the MFA.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection