Women Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa

金龍山の滝桜

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #58; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 198, list no. 121

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.4 x 75.1 cm (15 1/8 x 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7559-61

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7559 (right), 21.7560 (center), 21.7561 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.14111-2 (two right sheets), 21.7559-61 (complete triptych)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet)
栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

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