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Parody of the Nô Play Hachi no Ki

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. Probably the second state of a calendar print, with the calendar prints removed. MFA impressions: 06.1208, 11.2303, 21.4597

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1765 (Meiwa 2)?

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #078; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #189.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 186

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.2 x 21.4 cm (11 1/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1208

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints