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Monkey Bridge in Moonlight; Calligraphy in Rubbing Style (harimaze)

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MFA impressions: 06.802 (uncut sheet), 06.1063 (uncut sheet), 11.25227 (uncut sheet), 21.10211 (bridge only), 21.10212 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Katsushika Taito 葛飾戴斗

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 116 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e taikei 8 (Hokusai, 1975), #272 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 37.9 x 26.1 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.802

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints