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Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya, kamuro Yoshino and Tatsuta (Ôgiya uchi Hanaôgi, Yoshino, Tatsuta)

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Possibly designed as a triptych: 21.6395 (left), 21.6394 (center), 21.6396 (right).

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; 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 1793–94 (Kansei 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #126; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #27.3, and pl. 38; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 50.1.3; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #35

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.8 x 24.9 cm (14 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6395

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints