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Kayoi Komachi, No. 3 from the series Seven Komachi (Nana Komachi no uchi)

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Signed

Gakô Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu

Marks

Artist's seal: Shigenaga

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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 1735 (Kyôhô 20)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #37 (described but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 15.3 cm (12 1/2 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.5876

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints