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Two Travelling Nuns (Bikuni) by a Torii Gate

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Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #407; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #239, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 391

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.6 x 14.7 cm (11 5/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1119

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints