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Courtesans Parading under Lanterns: Nishikido of the Chôjiya, kamuro Kikuno and Utano (R); Nanakoshi of the Ôgiya, kamuro Mineno and Takane (C); Matsubito of the Matsubaya, kamuro Isone and Shirabe (L)

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Triptych: 21.7518 (left), 21.7519 (center), 21.7520 (right)

Signed

Shunchô ga (on each sheet) 春潮画

Marks

Artist's seal: Chûrin

Provenance

April 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; 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,

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), fig. 37; Ukiyo-e taikei 4 (1975), #s 241-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39 x 78.4 cm (15 3/8 x 30 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7518-20

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints