Women at a Peony Show

牡丹見物

Japanese
Edo period
1780s (Tenmei era)
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801), Publisher Murataya Jirobei (Eiyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), pl. 131 (two sheets)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 26.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5927

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete triptych.
MFA impressions: 11.25136, 21.5927

Signed

Shunchô ga
春潮画

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection