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Brocades of the Capital

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Provenance

1909 Purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow from an unknown Japanese collection and given to the MFA

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Kyôhô (1716–36) to Genbun (1736–41) eras

Dimensions

Image: 39.1 x 190.2 cm (15 3/8 x 74 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.09.255

Medium or Technique

Unmounted handscroll; ink, color, gold, and mica on paper

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Asia

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