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Woman Counting on Her Fingers, from the series Ten Types in the Physiognomic Study of Women (Fujin sôgaku juttai)

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Sômi Utamaro ga (Drawn by Utamaro the physiognomist) 相見歌麿画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Hirakawa collection; 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 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #59; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #18.8; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 49.3.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #38

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.2 cm (14 5/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6387

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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