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Kisegawa of the Matsubaya, from the series Beauties as the Seven Komachi (Bijin nana Komachi)

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Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#283); 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 1793–97 (mid Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musee Guimet II (1990), pl. 97 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6940

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints