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Flowers of Yamashita (Yamashita no hana), from the series Comparing the Charms of Modern Beauties (Tôsei bijin irokurabe)

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MFA impressions: 21.5708, 34.364

Signed

Kitao Masanobu ga 北尾正演画

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, late 1780s (Tenmei to Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #74; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1384

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.7 cm (14 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.364

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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