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Scene at the Ishidô Mansion (Ishidô yakata no dangiri), from the series The Tale of Shiraishi, a Latter-day Taiheiki (Go-Taiheiki Shiraishi banashi)

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Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

1954, acquired by the MFA through an exchange.

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1785 (Tenmei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0800; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #265.3, and pl.179

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.6 x 19.2 cm (10 1/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.379

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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