Teahouse near Fields

田圃の傍の茶屋

Japanese
Edo period
about 1790 (Kansei 2)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #75?; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 195, list no. 84

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.7 x 78.3 cm (15 1/4 x 30 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7553-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7553 (right), 21.7554 (center), 21.7555 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.14017 (left sheet only), 11.14019 (right sheet only), 21.7553-5 (complete triptych)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Provenance

March 1915, 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