Sanmaibashi in Ueno

上野三枚橋

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.3 x 77.7 cm (15 1/2 x 30 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4859-61

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.4859 (right), 21.4860 (center), 21.4861 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.14077 (left sheet only, color), 11.14105VR (11.14105, 11.14106, 11.24906; key block), 21.4859-61 (complete triptych, color)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

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