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The Entrance to Ageya-machi, from the series Scenes in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara no tei)

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Sheet 8 from a series of 12.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from L. E. Charnley; 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 1681–84 (Tenna 1–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Hishikawa Moronobu ten (2000), cat. no. 36; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #544 (detail); Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 6 (1982), #15

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27.3 x 42.3 cm (10 3/4 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5803

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color added later

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints