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Goddess Drawing a Bow

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MFA impressions: 11.20412, 34.328 Poem translated in McKee 2008, p. 198; and Keyes 1985, vol. 2, p. 385.

Signed

Katsushika Taito 葛飾戴斗

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, about 1832 (Tenpô 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

McKee, Colored in the Year's New Light (Becker coll. exh. ca., 2008), #98; Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, #336

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.8 x 18.3 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.328

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints