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Umegawa and Chûbei, from the series Collection of Jôruri Recitations in the Tokiwazu and Tomimoto Styles (Tokiwazu Tomimoto jôruri zukushi)

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MFA impressions: 06.1490, 11.21262, 21.6550

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1802 (Kyôwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #767; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #679.1, and pl. 222; Ukiyo-e taikei 5 (1975), #258; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 231.1.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #313

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 59.6 x 10.3 cm (23 7/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1490

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints