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Woman Standing by a Screen Helps a Departing Lover Put on His Jacket

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MFA impressions: 11.21249, 21.8369

Signed

Koryû ga 湖龍画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1770 (Meiwa 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 253, #F-39; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), fig. 73; Pins, The Japanese pillar Print (1982), #380; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 187, #12

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.5 x 12 cm (27 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8369

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints