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The Large Peepshow (Ô-karakuri), from the series Fashionable Comparisons of Precious Children (Fûryû kodakara awase)

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Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

January 8, 1953 gift to the Museum by W.G. Russell Allen

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen

Japanese, Edo period, about 1802 (Kyôwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #417; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #259.4, and pl. 206; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 151.3.1 (different title cartouche)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.2 cm (14 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.23

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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