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Vendor of Singing Insects at Shinobazu Pond

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych.

Signed

Yûshidô Shunchô ga 雄芝堂春潮画

Marks

Artist's seal: Shunchô

Provenance

By 1950, Oriental Art Gallery, New York; 1950, sold by Oriental Art Gallery to the MFA for $100. (Accession Date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group

Japanese, Edo period, late 1780s

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Chester Beatty pl. 57 (complete diptych); TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1729

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.7 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3594

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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