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Mother and Child with Two Puppies on a Summer Night

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu

Marks

Censor's seals: kiwame, Tiger 6 改印: 極、寅六

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

Japanese, Edo period, 1806 (Bunka 3), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #427.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 194.3.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 25 cm (15 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.15

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints