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Kagekiyo Selling Neck Plates (Kagekiyo shikoro o uru)

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Anonymous gift ( in compliance with Chie Hirano's wish) June 13, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, about 1777 (An'ei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0073; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #370

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.6 x 12.9 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.41.8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints