Two Women under an Umbrella
After Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829)
Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #187; Ukiyo-e taika shûsei 11 (1931), #7 (different blocks)
Hashira-e; 61.1 x 12 cm (24 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
The design is illustrated in Ukiyo-e taika shûsei 11 (1931), #7, with the signature “Eishi ga” and mark of publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi; but it has different textile patterns and appears to be from entirely different blocks.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection