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Segawa of the Matsubaya, kamuro Sasano and Takeno, from the series Edo Purple in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Edo Murasaki)

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MFA impressions: 21.4932 (with series title), 54.1473 (without series title)

Signed

Chôbunsai Eishi ga 鳥文斎栄之画

Provenance

June 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #9.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4932

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints