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Kisegawa of the Matsubaya, kamuro Sasano and Takeno, from the series Seven Komachi of the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Nana Komachi)

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Signed

Shômei Utamaro hitsu

Provenance

March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1796 (Kansei 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #285.3.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 64.1.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 25.6 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6580

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints