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Sima Guang, as a Boy, Saving Another Boy from Drowning in a Jar

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Harunobu ga 春信画

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, about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #296; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #374, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 136

Dimensions

Vertical chuban; 26.6 x 20.5 cm (10 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.347

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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