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Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya, from the series Selections from Six Houses of the Yoshiwara (Seirô rokkasen)

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MFA impressions: 21.6581, 54.266

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1801 (Kyôwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #314.4; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 58.1.4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.2 cm (14 5/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6581

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints