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Komachi on the Gravepost (Sotoba Komachi), from the series Modern Girls as the Seven Komachi (Imayô musume Nana Komachi)

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MFA impressions: 11.13570, 20.127, 21.6982 Unidentified publisher's mark.

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

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, 1810s (late Bunka era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Kokubungaku kenkyû shiryôkan, ed., Zusetsu mitate to yatsushi (2008), p. 41, cat. no. 34

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.4 cm (14 9/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6982

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints