Exhibitions/ Art Object

「丁子屋畧見世」
The Chōjiya Pleasure House by Day (Chōjiya hiru-mise)

Artist:
Chōkōsai Eishō (Japanese, 1793–99)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1798
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Each H. 15 in. (38.1 cm); W. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
JP2425a–c
Not on view
Signature: Eisho ga
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
Nagoya City Museum. "Ukiyo-e from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 14, 1995–May 28, 1995.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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