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The Excited Boatman

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Revamped version of an erotic print.

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Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #365; Ukiyo-e shuka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 339

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 19.6 x 27.4 cm (7 11/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4610

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints