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Women Playing Hanetsuki at New Year

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych, with bottom third of this sheet cut off.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, about 1804 (Bunka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #421.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 26.3.2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 28.1 x 25.5 cm (11 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.53

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints