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Women Disembarking from a Pleasure Boat

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 21.5486 (left sheet only), 21.5487 (center sheet only), 21.7500-2 (complete triptych)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Formerly in E. F. Fenollosa collection (#369); August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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 1785 (Tenmei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0706; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #29, and pls. 42-4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 25.8 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5486

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints