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Ôi of the Ebiya, from the series Selections from Six Houses of the Yoshiwara (Seirô rokkasen)

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MFA impressions: 11.14366, 18.306

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips

Japanese, Edo period, about 1803 (Kyôwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #314.6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 26.7 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18.306

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints