Young Woman at a Print Shop

絵草子屋店先

Japanese
Edo period
about 1788–89 (Tenmei 8–Kansei 1)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musee Guimet II (1990), pl. 77; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #864; Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #183; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 225, list no. 40

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.4 x 12.5 cm (26 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4844

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eishi ga
栄之画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection