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The Main Gate, New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Ômon-guchi)

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MFA impressions: 21.5677, 54.181

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyotada hitsu

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1745 (Enkyô 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #109; Kishi, Edo no enkin-hô (1994), fig. 71

Dimensions

Horizontal; 46.2 x 67.2 cm (18 3/16 x 26 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5677

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints