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Casting a Curse at the Hour of the Ox (Ushi no toki mairi)

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No other impressions are known. Numbers for the long months are concealed in the obi.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #703; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 666

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.2 x 17 cm (11 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6311

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints