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Playing the Game of Ken

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Provenance

June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's (lot 17); 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 1767 (Meiwa 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #239; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #521, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 50

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.2 x 21.3 cm (11 1/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4435

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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