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Fashionable Likings of Present-day Beauties (Tôsei bijin ryûkô konomi) / An Assortment of Famous Restaurants of the Present Day (Tôji kômei kaiseki zukushi)

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From the second edition of the Restaurant series, with the inset pictures of restaurants replaced by a second series title.


Gototei Kunisada ga 五渡亭国貞画


Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極


By 1911, purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston [see note 1]; 1911, gift of Bigelow to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 3, 1911) NOTES: [1] Much of Bigelow's collection of Asian art was formed during his residence in Japan between 1882 and 1889, although he also made acquisitions in Europe and the United States. Bigelow deposited many of these objects at the MFA in 1890 before donating them to the Museum's collection at later dates.

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William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1818–24 (early Bunsei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Another print from the second edition of the series: Yoshida, Ukiyo-e jiten (1965), v. 2, p. 242


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Medium or Technique

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