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Enjoying Plum Blossoms in the Spring Mist (Harugasumi ume no yûran): Mitsuuji with Ladies Katsuragi (R), Koiwai (C), and Sodenokô (L)

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Triptych: 00.1831 (right), 00.1832 (center), 00.1833 (left) Right and left sheets: by Kunisada I; censor's seal 1858 (Ansei 5), 11th month Center sheet: by Kunisada II; censor's seal 1864 (Genji 1), 10th month


Konomi ni makase Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on right and left sheets); Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouche (on center sheet) 任好 豊国画(年玉枠) 国貞画(年玉枠)

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Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1858 (Ansei 5), 11th month, and 1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 10th month


Vertical ôban triptych, creped; 22 x 48.1 cm (8 11/16 x 18 15/16 in.)

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