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At Edo-machi Itchôme, Dances with Jôruri and Nagauta Music on Alternate Days; Mutsumashizuki Koi no Tetori, with Jôruri; from the series The Niwaka Festival in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Niwaka zukushi)

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, about 1782 (Tenmei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0496; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #222.2; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), pl. 73

Dimensions

Vertical chûban, right sheet of diptych; 25.5 x 19.5 cm (10 1/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5579

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints