Washing (Arai), from the series Seven Komachi (Nana Komachi)

「七小町 あらい」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #163? (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.5 x 19.3 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4890

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.24875 (key block), 21.4890 (color)

Signed

Eishi ga
栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

January 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