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

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MFA impressions: 06.1230, 21.4889

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1788 (Tenmei 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #29.2; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 8, list no. 17

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 26.1 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1230

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints