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In the Ninth Month, Costume Parade of the Niwaka Festival (Kugatsu, Niwaka nerimono): Ôyodo of the Tsuruya, from the series Four Seasons in the Pleasure Quarters: Annual Events in the Yoshiwara (Kuruwa no shikishi Yoshiwara yôji)

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Signed

Keisai Eisen ga 渓斎英泉画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, about 1821–23 (Bunsei 4–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints in the series: Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #47-49; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), pls. 157-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.7 x 23.5 cm (13 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.1736

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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