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The Brine Maidens, from the series Current Manners in Eastern Brocade (Fûzoku Azuma no nishiki)

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MFA impressions: 11.13880, 21.5610

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1783 (Tenmei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0576; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #8.5, and 8 (1980), pl. 176

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 25.6 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5610

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints