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Mitsuke: A Comic Scene from the Novel Hizakurige (Mitsuke, Hizakurige kokkei), no. 29 from the series Fifty-three Pairings fo

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From a series jointly designed by Hiroshige, Kuniyoshi, and Kunisada.

Signed

Hiroshige gihitsu

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #43.11; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S44.29

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 25.4 cm (14 3/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6558

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints