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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

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; 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, 1740s

Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 28.4 x 41.5 cm (11 3/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6857

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints