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Konabe of Itamigoma as a Bearer of Love Letters (Kesôbumi), from the series Costume Parade of the Shimanouchi Quarter (Shimanouchi nerimono)

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MFA impressions: 06.824.12, 11.26583, 17.3214.11 From a collective series by Hokuei, Hokuju, Sadahiro, Sadanobu, and Shigeharu.

Signed

Ryûsai Shigeharu ga 柳斎重春画

Marks

Artist's seal: Yamaguchi uji Shigeharu

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1836 (Tenpô 7), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 125; Keyes 1973, #336 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 25.5 cm (14 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.11

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints