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The Koto Player

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Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#545); 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 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #260; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #481, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 56

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.3 x 21 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4439

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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