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How to Greet an Acquaintance on the Street (Tôri aisatsu no shi yô), from the series Instructions in Manners for Modern Women (Tôryû onna shorei shitsukekata)

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MFA impressions: 11.15077, 34.407 This unsigned design was formerly attributed to Eisen, but the rest of the series is signed by Kuniyoshi.

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Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830 (Bunsei 13/Tenpô 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), list #2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.3 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.407

Medium or Technique

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

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