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Dad's Teahouse in Hiroo (Hiroo Oyaji chaya)

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Nihon sôsei Shiba Kôkan ga 日本創製司馬江漢画

Provenance

1968, sold by Dawson's Book Shop to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 10, 1968)

Credit Line

John Ware Willard Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1784 (Tenmei 4), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #615; MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #55; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 598; Hosono, Nagasaki Prints (English trans. 1978), pl. 51

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27 x 38.6 cm (10 5/8 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.100

Medium or Technique

Copperplate etching; ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

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