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Mother Preparing to Nurse Her Child

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

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 1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0320; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #453, and pl. 117; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #687b

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.8 x 12.1 cm (27 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5536

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints