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Hinazuru of the Chôjiya, second edition, from the series Models for Fashion: New Year Designs as Fresh as Young Leaves (Hinagata wakana no hatsu moyô)

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MFA impressions: 21.8229 (first edition), 21.8230 (second edition, with heads replaced)

Signed

Koryû ga 湖竜画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#526); 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, 1776 (An'ei 5), spring

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 225, #I-A-3, and fig. 4.11

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 26.2 cm (14 9/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8230

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints