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Young Woman Writing a Letter

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Signed

Tanjôdô Ishikawa Shûha Toyonobu zu 胆條堂石川秀芭豊信図

Marks

Artist's seals: Ishikawa uji, Toyonobu

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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, 1740s

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 71.5 x 16.6 cm (28 1/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6277

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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