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Picture of the Lower Class (Gebon no zu), from the series Three Ranks of Young Women According to Their Fashion (Fûzoku sandan musume)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1794–95 (Kansei 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #199; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #230.3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 146.1.3; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #322; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #127

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.6 cm (14 5/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.265

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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