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Peeping through a Hole in the Shôji at Young Lovers on the Veranda

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Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 1913, purchased 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, early 1770s

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 251, #F-13; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 78; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #455; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #709

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67 x 11.8 cm (26 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8359

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints