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Courtesan Imitating the Immortal Kinko

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One of six prints (53.2920-5) from an album (53.2919) formerly belonging to Ôta Nanpo (aka Shoku Sanjin, 1749-1823).

Signed

(this sheet unsigned)

Provenance

Ôta Nanpo (aka Shoku Sanjin, b. 1749 - d. 1823), Japan (dates of ownership not established). 1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 28.8 x 40 cm (11 5/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2924

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color added later

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Asia

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