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Enjoying the Evening Cool on the Banks of Sumida River

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MFA impressions: 21.7659-61, 34.389a-c

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet) 歌麿筆

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, about 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #255; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #403.1-3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 25.2.1-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.5 x 74.7 cm (14 3/8 x 29 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.389a-c

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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