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Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as the Snow Woman (Yuki onna), actually Tatsu-hime

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MFA impressions: 21.4685, 54.489

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga 一筆齊文調画

Marks

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1770 (Meiwa 7), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), p. 122 (reference photo of ex-Vever impression); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #165

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 13.6 cm (11 9/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.489

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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