Right Sheet of a Triptych (Sanpukutsui migi): [title illegible]; Center Sheet of a Triptych (Sanpukutsui chû): The Style of Modern Mansions (Imayô yashiki fû); Left Sheet of a Triptych (Sanpukutsui hidari): [title illegible]

「三幅対右 。。。風」 「三幅対中 今様やしき風」 「三幅対左 。。。風」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Nishimura Shigenaga (Japanese, 1697?–1756), Publisher Iseya Kinbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban triptych; 33.5 x 47.5 cm (13 3/16 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7412-4

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

Triptych: 21.7412 (left), 21.7413 (center), 21.7414 (right)

MFA impressions: 21.7412-4 (complete triptych), RES.49.36 (center sheet only)

Signed

Eshi Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu (on each sheet)
絵師西村重長筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Shigenaga (on each sheet)

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection