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Decorum (Rei), from the series The Five Virtues (Gojô)

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MFA impressions: 06.464, 21.4975, 28.190, 42.564

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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, 1767 (Meiwa 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #188; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #290.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 251; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p.69, #109

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.8 x 20.4 cm (10 15/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4975

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints