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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

Provenance

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; 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, late 1780s (Tenmei to Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 26.1 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5708

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints