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Parody of Narihira's Journey to the East, from the series Tales of Ise (Ise monogatari)

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

1936, purchased using the Harriet Otis Cruft Fund.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Japanese, Edo period, about 1786 (Tenmei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0811; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #40.2, and pl. 144

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 69.9 x 12.5 cm (27 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.412

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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