Women Resting in the Votive Picture Hall at Asakusa

絵馬堂に休む女たち

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #49; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 200, list no. 128

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.7 x 76.7 cm (15 5/8 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7568-70

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7568 (left), 21.7569 (center), 21.7570 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.14034 (left sheet only), 21.7568-70

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

February 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