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Mandarin Ducks, Iris, and Arrowheads

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Signed

Yamato gakô Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1730

Catalogue Raisonné

Paine, Oriental Art NS, v. IX, no. 1 (1963), fig. 17; Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 190, #10

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.5 x 15.6 cm (13 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.713

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints