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Shinto Priestess (Miko) Dancing at a Shrine

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MFA impressions: 21.4433 (with calendar marks), 21.4434 (later, without calendar marks)

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Unsigned

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#476); 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, early 1766 (Meiwa 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #105; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #201.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 201

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.6 x 20.4 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4434

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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