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Parody of the Three Vinegar Tasters

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MFA impressions: 11.13439, 21.8183

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Unsigned

Provenance

September 1921, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1766 (Meiwa 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #620; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 603; Waterhouse, Harunobu and his Age (1964), #18

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.7 x 21 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8183

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints