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Young Woman Watching Frogs (Parody of Ono no Tôfû)

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Marks

Collectors' seals: Hayashi Tadamasa, Wakai oyaji

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale; 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 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #511; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 77; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #813.2, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 544

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.5 x 10 cm (26 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5701

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints