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Parody of the Story of Yoshitsune and Jôruri-hime, in an Assignation Teahouse (Ageya jûni dan)

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One of six prints (53.2920-5) from an album (53.2919) formerly belonging to Ôta Nanpo (aka Shoku Sanjin, 1749-1823).

Signed

Okumura Masanobu zu 奥村政信図

Provenance

Ôta Nanpo (aka Shoku Sanjin, b. 1749 - d. 1823), Japan (dates of ownership not established). 1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse

Japanese, Edo period, about 1710s

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #16

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 29.2 x 41.3 cm (11 1/2 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2920

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

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Collections

Asia

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