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Three Girls (Sannin musume)

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MFA impressions: 11.15683-5, 11.29594VR (11.29594, 11.29595, 11.45264), 34.420a-c, RES.54.187.8 (left sheet only)

Inscription

「ひとりあねさんつゝみか上手」 「ひとりあねさん下谷にこさる」 「おらかあねさん三人こさる」「一り姉さんたいこか上手」

Signed

Konomi ni yorite Kunisada ga (on right sheet), Konomi ni makase Kunisada ga (on center sheet), Konomi makasete Kunisada ga (on left sheet) 好によりて 国貞画  好にまかせ 国貞画  好まかせて 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, 1820s

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

34.420a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints