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Preparatory drawing for Comparison of Passionate Women

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Provenance

1909 Purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow from an unknown Japanese collection and given to the MFA.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Enshoku shina sadame

Japanese, Edo period, about Bunka (1804–18) to Bunsei (1818–30) eras

Dimensions

Image: 27.5 x 303.6 cm (10 13/16 x 119 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.09.248

Medium or Technique

Unmounted handscroll; ink on paper

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Asia

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