Preparing New Year Decorations

正月準備

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.6 x 25.1 cm (13 5/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.340

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych.
MFA impressions: 11.14089 (center sheet), 54.340 (right sheet)
Left sheet: TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2235

Signed

Chôbun

鳥文

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24