Women Visiting Enoshima

江の島詣での女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0687; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #530, and pl. 24; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #694

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 73 x 12.8 cm (28 3/4 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5511

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21277, 21.5511

Inscription

Poem: Enoshima e/ Fuji ga te o hiku/ shiohi ka na

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot #622); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection