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Parody of Narihira's Journey to the East

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Right sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 21.6476 (center sheet), 54.286 (right sheet) Painting by Yoshika, based on the complete triptych: 11.7981

Signed

Utamaro hitsu

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1797–98 (Kansei 9–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #278; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #462.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.9 x 25.1 cm (14 15/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.286

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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