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Yosooi of the Matsuba-rô: Elegance that Brings Results (Matsuba-rô Yosooi, mi o tôsu fuzei)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Marks

Collectors' seals: Wakai oyaji, Hayashi Tadamasa

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 1799 (Kansei 11)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #409.4; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), pl. 79

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.5 x 25.8 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6463

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints