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Woman Painting Her Lips, from the series Comparison of Beauties in Eastern Brocade (Azuma nishiki bijin awase)

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Signed

Kiyomine hitsu 清峰筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#203); 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 1804–10 (Bunka 1–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Another print in the series: Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #59; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1621

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6927

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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