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Hanazuma of the Hyôgoya, kamuro Sakura and Nioi (Hyôgoya uchi Hanazuma, Sakura, Nioi), from the series Array of Supreme Portraits of the Present Day (Tôji zensei nigao-zoroe)

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Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, 1794 (Kansei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #143; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #229.5.1, and pl. 45; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 144.2.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #91

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6403

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints