Jul 25, 2014

Print from Women Resting in the Votive Picture Hall at Asakusa

Print from Women Resting in the Votive Picture Hall at Asakusa

early 1790s

Chōbunsai Eishi 鳥文斎栄之

(Japanese, 1756–1829)

Woodblock print from a triptych; ink and color on paper

Sheet: 39.8 x 26.1 cm (15 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade 1916.1151

Location

Did you know?

This print, the right print from a triptych of which the museum has only the left and right, shows people looking at votive plaques called ema hanging near the ceiling of a hall where tea is served to visitors.

See also

Contact us

The information about this object, including provenance information, is based on historic information and may not be currently accurate or complete. Research on objects is an ongoing process, but the information about this object may not reflect the most current information available to CMA. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@clevelandart.org.

To request more information about this object, study images, or bibliography, contact the Ingalls Library Reference Desk.

Request a digital file from Image Services that is not available through CC0, a detail image, or any image with a color bar. If you have questions about requesting an image, please email imageservices@clevelandart.org.