Nishikido of the Chôjiya, kamuro Kikuno and Nishiki, from the series New Year Fashions as Fresh as Young Leaves (Wakana hatsu ishô)

「若那初衣装 丁子や錦戸 きくの にしき」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #42.7; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #339; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 86, list no. 217

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 26.8 cm (15 3/8 x 10 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4911

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eishi zu
栄之図

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#579); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection