Decorated Paper, from the series Eight Favorite Things in the Modern World (Tôsei kôbutsu hakkei)

「当世好物八景」 千代紙

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 22.3 cm (14 1/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.1738

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eisen ga
英泉画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent