Diptych: 21.7110 (left), 21.7111 (right) MFA impressions: 11.18695 (left sheet only), 21.7110-1 (complete diptych) Play: Oatsuraezome Soga no Hinagata (A Soga Pattern Dyed to Order) Jôruri: Sono Chidori Yowa no Kamisuki (The Plovers: Combing Hair at Midnight) Theater: Nakamura
Shunshô ga (on each sheet) 春章画
Collector's seal: unidentified
November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1774 (An'ei 3), 3rd month
- Artist Katsukawa Shunshô, Japanese, 1726–1792