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Cherry-blossom Viewing at Goten-yama

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Triptych: 21.7703 (left), 21.7704 (center), 21.7705 (right) MFA impressions: 11.14405 (left sheet only), 11.23006-8, 21.7703-5 The MFA impressions have no publisher's mark, but the Chicago impression has an unidentified publisher's mark.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet) 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, 1805 (Bunka 2), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #549.1-3; Ukiyo-e shûka 6 (AIC 3, 1978), pls. 119-21

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7703-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints