Teashop near Rice Fields

田圃の傍の茶屋

Japanese
Edo period
about 1789–90 (Kansei 1–2)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #75; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 187 (right and center sheets reversed), list no. 12

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 x 74.2 cm (14 1/2 x 29 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4833-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.4833 (right), 21.4834 (center), 21.4835 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.14027 (right sheet only), 21.4833-5 (complete triptych)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection