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Dongfang Shuo (Tobosaku)

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Provenance

Prior to 1886, sold by Yamanaka and Company to Ernest Francisco Fenollosa (b. 1853 - d. 1908), Boston. By 1911, William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston; 1911, gift of Bigelow to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 3, 1911)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, latter half of the 18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

KJM2-Kano-020-(2)

Dimensions

Image: 146.5 x 68.6 cm (57 11/16 x 27 in.)

Accession Number

11.6691

Medium or Technique

One from a set of three hanging scrolls; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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