Women Viewing the Moon

四季の美人 月見

Japanese
Edo period
late 1790s (mid Kansei era)
Artist Eishôsai Chôki (Japanese, active about 1780–1810), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #385; Ukiyo-e taikei 6 (1975), #129; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #454

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.4 cm (14 7/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4779

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chôki ga
長喜画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection