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Young Couple Dressed as Komusô

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Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#219); 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

Waterhouse cat. #588; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #778, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 580; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #165; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 135, #221

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 65.5 x 12.1 cm (25 13/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4555

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints