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Courtesan and Kamuro Looking at the Face of a Komusô Reflected in a Mirror

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MFA impressions: 11.19428, 45.833

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Lent by Gilbert E. Fuller, May 29, 1921. Returned October 11, 1923. Re-lent July 8, 1929. Returned September 19, 1931. Purchased Nov. 20, 1945 at Parke Bernet Galleries

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1766 (Meiwa 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #093; Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #142; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #198.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 17; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 123

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.2 x 21 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.833

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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