The Sleeping Dragon Plum Beginning to Bloom in the Plum Garden (Umeyashiki garyûbai kaika no zu), from the series Collection of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho zukushi)

「江戸名所尽 梅屋敷臥龍楳開花ノ図」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Yorozuya Kichibei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #109

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.3 x 37.7 cm (9 9/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4875

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eisen ga
英泉画

Provenance

November 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection