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Three Beauties: Okita, Ohisa, and Toyohina

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Unidentified publisher's mark (possibly Tsuruya Kiemon). No other impressions of this print are known.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Marks

Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

March 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; 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 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #522, and pl. 111

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 33 x 43.8 cm (13 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6566

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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