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Young Woman as the Zen Master Feng Gan (Bukan Zenshi)

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Long months on the fan, short months in the kimono design.

Signed

Unsigned

Marks

Collector's seal (unidentified)

Provenance

Formerly in E. F. Fenollosa collection (#232); August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #687; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 652; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 463

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 19.5 x 25.6 cm (7 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7176

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints