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from the series Parodies of the Romance of the Three Kingdoms in Genre Scenes (Mitate fûzoku Sangokushi)

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Guan Yu

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga 香蝶楼国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, 1820s

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 26.2 cm (14 7/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.447

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

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