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Woman Beating Cloth (R), Dancers (C), Courtesan (L)

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MFA impressions: 00.1227 (uncut sheet), 21.7857 (left section), 21.7858 (left section), 21.7859 (center section)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (R and C), Hiroshige ga (L) 広重画

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 239, sanchôgake #10; Tanba 1965, #139 (center section only); Uchida 1930, #325 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Three sanchôgake on uncut horizontal ôban sheet; 25.7 x 37.6 cm (10 1/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1227

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints