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Calendar information is on the base of the pillar.

Signed

Unsigned; illegible seal

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of E.F. Fenollosa; August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #710; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 672

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 18.7 x 25.4 cm (7 3/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6303

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints