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Courtesan of Osaka, Left Sheet of a Triptych (Sanpuku tsui, Ôsaka, hidari)

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MFA impressions: 11.19681, 21.6273

Signed

Tanjôdô Ishikawa Shûha Toyonobu zu 胆條堂石川秀芭豊信図

Marks

Artist's seals: Ishikawa uji, Toyonobu

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, about 1745 (Enkyô 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #121; Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 208, #21

Dimensions

Wide hashira-e; 70 x 24.3 cm (27 9/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6273

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints