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Picnic in a Daimyô's Garden

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 21.5506-8 (complete triptych), 23.188 (center sheet only)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

Japanese, Edo period, about 1786 (Tenmei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0795; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #36, and pls. 141-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 26.3 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.188

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints