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Courtesan and Attendant Playing Sugoroku, with an Actor Watching

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MFA impressions: 21.4624, 54.376

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga (on the background wall painting)

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, about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #238; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #528, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 271

Dimensions

Vertical chuban; 26.9 x 20.8 cm (10 9/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.376

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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Prints