Women in a Mansion with a Garden

奥方に女中

Japanese
Edo period
about 1790 (Kansei 2)
Publisher Kôzuya Isuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #108?; possibly another sheet of the triptych: Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 156, list no. 79; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2234

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 23.6 cm (14 3/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.336

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right (?) sheet of incomplete triptych.
Possibly the left sheet: 21.4876.

Signed

Eishi ga
栄之画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24