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The Six Jewel Rivers (Mu Tamagawa)

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From an incomplete hexaptych, sheet 2 from right. MFA impressions: First edition, pub. Fushimiya Zenroku, limited colors: 06.721 (sheet 3); 11.14948 (sheet 4); 21.6187VR (sheets 4-6; 21.6187, 21.7358, 63.1074); 21.7356 (sheet 2); 21.7357 (sheet 3); 21.7359-61 (sheets 1-3); 23.191 (sheet 2) Second...

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Shunman ga

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

Japanese, Edo period, about 1785–89 (late Tenmei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 6, Musee Guimet I (1990), pl. 111 (complete hexaptych); Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #193 (complete hexaptych)


Vertical ôban; 38 x 25 cm (14 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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