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Good and Evil Influences in the Yoshiwara

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Triptych: 21.7541(right), 21.7542 (center), 21.7543 (left) MFA impressions: 11.14824 (left sheet only), 11.14830 (right sheet only), 21.4786 (center sheet only), 21.7541-3 (complete triptych)

Signed

Chôki ga (on each sheet) 長喜画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; 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

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), pls. 161-3; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2139 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.6 x 77.2 cm (15 9/16 x 30 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7541-3

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints