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Umegawa and Chûbei, from the series Manipulations of Love With Musical Accompaniment (Ongyoku koi no ayatsuri)

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Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1801–02 (Kyôwa 1–2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #381; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #471.4, and pl. 207; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 99.1.4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 26 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6500

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints