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The Kôya Jewel River, a Famous Place in Kii Province (Kôya no Tamagawa, Kii no kuni no meisho), from the series The Six Jewel Rivers in Popular Customs (Fûzoku Mu Tamagawa)

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#379); 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 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #565; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #794.1, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 437; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #142

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.9 x 12.5 cm (27 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4539

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints