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Woman Opening an Umbrella

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Inscription

Poem: Nureta no mo/ yoshi ya shigure no/ momijigasa

Signed

Ishikawa Toyonobu zu

Marks

Artist's seal: Toyonobu

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#238); 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, late 1750s

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Early Japanese Prints in the Philadelphia Museum of Art (1983), #40; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #57

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 73 x 11 cm (28 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6257

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints