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Sudden Shower on the Way Home from the Fuji Festival (Fuji kaeri no yûdachi), from the series Contest of Present-day Beauties (Tôsei bijin awase)

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Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga 五渡亭国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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 1827 (Bunsei 10)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 25.6 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.456

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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