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Aburaya Osome and Kogai Hisamatsu (Aburaya Osome, Kogai Hisamatsu), from the series Models of Love Talk: Clouds Form over the Moon (Chiwa kagami tsuki no murakumo)

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MFA impressions: 18.301, 21.6405

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 1800 (Kansei 12)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #347; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #414.1, and pl. 190; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 101.1.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 26.6 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18.301

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints