The Good and Evil Influences

善玉悪玉遊興

Japanese
Edo period
about 1793–94 (Kansei 5–6)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Iwatoya Kisaburô (Eirindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 182; Genshoku 4 (1981), #249; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #70; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 177, list no. 166; Ukiyo-e taisei 7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.2 x 75.3 cm (15 1/16 x 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7374-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7374 (left), 21.7375 (center), 21.7376 (right)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection