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Folding Fan Seller, Round Fan Seller, Barley Pounder (Ôgi-uri, dansen-uri, mugi-tsuki), from the series Female Geisha Section of the Yoshiwara Niwaka Festival (Seirô Niwaka onna geisha no bu)

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Signed

Utamaro ga 歌麿画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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, 1793 (Kansei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #72; Asano and Clark 1995, #095; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #80.3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 85.1.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 40.4 x 27.3 cm (15 7/8 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.261

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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Prints