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Courtesan and Customer Parodying Guan Yu

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Toyoharu ga 豊春画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#280); 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, 1770s

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 75; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #922

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67 x 12 cm (26 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6241

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints