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Wakaura and Wakana of the Wakanaya, from the series Courtesans of the Pleasure Quarters in Double Mirrors (Seirô yûkun awase kagami)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

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Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1797 (Kansei 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #339.7, and pl. 73

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.0 x 25.0 cm

Accession Number

34.255

Medium or Technique

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

Not on View

OL2

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