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Tears of Union for Ochiyo and Hanbei (Ochiyo Hanbei no yoru no ame), from the series Eight Pledges at Lovers' Meetings (Ômi hakkei)

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MFA impressions: 11.14211, 21.6488

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1798–99 (Kansei 10–11)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #295; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #312.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 161.1.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #203

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 26 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6488

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints