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Parody of the Story of Kantan (Mitate Kantan)

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Kunisada ga 国貞画

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, 1830 (Bunsei 13/Tenpô 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #95

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.7 x 29.4 cm (8 15/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.505

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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