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The Maid Nui and the Geisha Tomino of the Sumiyoshiya (Sumiyoshiya nakai Nui geiko Tomino), from an untitled series of Osaka geisha

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Signed

Chôki ga 長喜画

Provenance

October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, late 1790s (mid Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #378 (this design mentioned but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.2 cm (14 5/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4781

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints