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Gion Bean Curd, from the series Twelve Types of Women's Handicraft (Fujin tewaza jûni-kô)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

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, about 1798–99 (Kansei 10–11)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #311; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #232.9; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 103.3.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6344

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints