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Visiting Komachi (Kayoi Komachi), from the series Portraits of the Seven Komachi in Fashionable Disguise (Fûryû nana Komachi yatsushi sugata-e)

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Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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 1793–97 (mid Kansei era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #1; the series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musee Guimet II (1990), pl. 98 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.2 cm (14 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6942

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints