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The Kikumoto Teahouse, from the series Comparisons of Beauties (Bijin sugata awase)

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MFA impressions: 11.14096 (key block), 21.4877 (color)

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

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,

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #25

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 25 cm (14 13/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4877

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints