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The Procession of the Dragon King (Ryûjin bayashi nerimono), from the series Compendium of the Yoshiwara Niwaka Festival (Seiro Niwaka zukushi)

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund

Japanese, Edo period, about 1783 (Tenmei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #1066; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #222.6, and pl. 27

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26 x 19.1 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

39.287

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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