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Komurasaki of the Tamaya, kamuro Kikino and Haruji, from the series Beauties for the Five Festivals (Bijin gosekku)

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Signed

Ichirakutei Eisui ga

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Collector's seals: Wakai oyaji, Hayashi Tadamasa 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#583); 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 1795–97 (Kansei 7–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eisui list, #10.2; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 495, list no. C1; Ukiyo-e taikei 6 (1975), #250

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 24.6 cm (15 1/8 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8404

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints