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Naniwaya Okita (second edition, without rebus title)

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MFA impressions: 11.22121, 21.6365 (both second edition) First edition published by Matsumura.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#377); 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 1797 (Kansei 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #491.2.2; and 14 (1981), pl. 173 (first edition, with rebus and publisher's mark); Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 195.2.2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 24 cm (14 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6365

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints