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A Woman Emerging from the Bath and a Black Dog, from the series Comparison of the Charms of Alluring Women (Irokurabe enpu sugata)

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MFA impressions: 11.19358, 21.5604

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

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 1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0369, pl. XXV; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #213.5, pl. 99; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #184

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.4 x 19 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5604

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints