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Tomoe Gozen, from the series Biographies of Famous Women, Ancient and Modern (Kokin meifu den)

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MFA impressions: 00.1799 (creped), 11.42557

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 8 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Yokokawa Takejirô 改印: 未八改 彫師: 彫工横川竹二郎

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, creped; 20.5 x 15.5 cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1799

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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