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Provenance

Prior to 1911 purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow; 1911 given to the Museum by William Sturgis Bigelow

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Fumi yomu bijin

Japanese, Edo period, about Bunsei era (1818–30)

Catalogue Raisonné

KJM2-Ukiyo-425

Dimensions

Image: 80.4 x 28.5 cm (31 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.123

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings