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A Scene of the Southern Station (Minami eki no kei), from the series Contest of Contemporary Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters (Tôsei yûri bijin awase)

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MFA impressions: 06.1268, 21.5641

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1783 (Tenmei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0339; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #3.13, and pl. 2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.9 x 26 cm (15 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1268

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints