Three Beauties with Snow and Plum Blossoms (Setsubai san bijin)

「雪梅三美人」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Teisai Senchô (Japanese, active about 1830–1850), Publisher Sôshûya Yohei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 77.5 cm (14 9/16 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

34.399a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Teisai Senchô ga (on each sheet)

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter