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MFA impressions: 11.14207 (right sheet only), 21.7407-8, 34.269a-b

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet) 歌麿筆

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1794–95 (Kansei 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #206; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #347.1-2; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #183; 171; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 21.1.1-2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #341

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; (a): 39.5 x 25.8 cm (15 9/16 x 10 3/16 in.), (b): 38.6 x 26.3 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/8 in.), overall: 39.5 x 52.1 cm (15 9/16 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

34.269a-b

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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Prints