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Shirotae of the Tagoya and her kamuro Katsura, from the series Comparison of the Flowers of Fukagawa at the Height of Their Beauty (Tatsumi no hana zensei kurabe)

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Signed

Chôkarô Yoshiiku hitsu 朝霞楼芳幾画

Marks

Artist's seal: kiri

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Meiji era, 1870 (Meiji 3), 1st month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

RES.52.15

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints