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Praying for Rain (Amagoi), from the series Fashionable Seven Komachi (Fûryû nana Komachi)

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MFA impressions: 06.473, 21.4474

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

August 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#435); 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 1772–73 (Meiwa 9–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #608; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 593

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.7 x 21.8 cm (11 5/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4474

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints