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A Modern Version of the Story of Ushiwakamaru Serenading Jôruri-hime

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Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1786 (Tenmei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0788, pl. C; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #536; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #706

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.4 x 11.6 cm (26 15/16 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.365

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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