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At Edo-machi Itchôme, Dances with Jôruri and Nagauta Music on Alternate Days; The Second Day, Sato no Tsuki Koi no Natori, with Nagauta; from the series The Niwaka Festival in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Niwaka zukushi)

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Diptych (center and left sheets of incomplete triptych): 21.5596 (right), 21.5597 (left)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet) 清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, about 1783 (Tenmei 3)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0498; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #222.4, and pls. 115-6

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych

Accession Number

21.5596-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints