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Nihon giga Kaigetsu ? Anchi zu 日本戯画懐月堂安知

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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 164

Dimensions

66.5 x 32 cm (26 3/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6644

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints