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Naka-no-chô in the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara Naka-no-chô)

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MFA impressions: 21.6857, 54.1497 Signature in left margin, title and publisher in right margin, all cut off of this impression.

Signed

Gakô Sanseidô Tanaka Masunobu hitsu (in left margin, cut off of this impression)

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper

Japanese, Edo period, 1740s

Catalogue Raisonné

Kishi, Edo no enkin-hô (1994), fig. 69

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 29 x 41.9 cm (11 7/16 x 16 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.1497

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper, with hand-applied color

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Asia

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