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Onitsutaya Azamino and Gontarô, a Man of the World (Onitsutaya Azamino, isami-tsû Gontarô), from the series True Feelings Compared: The Founts of Love (Jitsu kurabe iro no minakami)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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, about 1798–99 (Kansei 10–11)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #306; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #367.21, and pl. 188

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25 cm (15 1/4 x 9 13/16 in.

Accession Number

54.1519

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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