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Courtesan Going to Bed, from the series Ten Types of Beauties in Pictures (Jittai e-fûzoku)

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1794 (Kansei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0966; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #64.1, and pl. 60

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 24.3 cm (14 5/8 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.644

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints