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Somegawa of the Matsubaya, from the series Collection of Beauties of the Yoshiwara (Seirô bijin zoroe)

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Unidentified publisher's mark, Marks U481; possibly early mark of Ezakiya Tatsuzô.

Signed

Kikugawa Eizan hitsu 菊川英山筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, about 1814–17 (Bunka 11–14)

Catalogue Raisonné

Another print in the series: Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), #234

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 x 23.8 cm (13 3/4 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.169

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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