Strolling Lion Dancers

獅子舞

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


Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.9 x 49.6 cm (14 15/16 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7459-60

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.7459 (left), 21.7460 (right)
MFA impressions: 11.14069VR (11.14069, 11.14088; key block), 11.14070 (left sheet, color), 21.7459-60 (color)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection