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The In-demand Type (Yoku uresô), from the series Thirty-two Physiognomic Types in the Modern World (Tôsei sanjûni sô)

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Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga 五渡亭国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, 1820s

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 28.3 cm (14 1/2 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.489

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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