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A Modern Version of Ono no Komachi at Kiyomizu-dera Temple

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MFA impressions: 21.4503 (second state), 21.4656 (first state)

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

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 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #303; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #445, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 307

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.6 x 20.9 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4503

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints