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Osen of the Kagiya Using a Hairpin To Remove the Pit of a Ground-cherry

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Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

July 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #579; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #804, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 573

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.5 x 11.4 cm (27 3/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4545

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints