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Parody of Minamoto Tametomo: Young Man and Two Women with a Bow

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Second state of a calendar print, with calendar markings removed. MFA impressions: 21.4482 (second state), 21.4593 (first state)

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Unsigned

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo 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, 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #072; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #127.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 181

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.3 x 21 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4482

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints