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Camellia (Tsubaki), from the series Flowers of Edo: Girl Ballad Singers (Edo no hana musume jôruri)

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MFA impressions: 11.14245, 34.259

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1803 (Kyôwa 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #419.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 159.1.2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.9 cm (14 15/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.259

Medium or Technique

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

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