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No. 1, from the series Silkworm Cultivation (Kaiko yashinai gusa)

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Signed

Kikugawa Eizan hitsu 菊川英山筆

Marks

Censor's seals: kiwame, Hare 10 改印: 極、卯十

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24

Japanese, Edo period, 1807 (Bunka 4), 10th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list p. 303, #16-1 (no photo); another print in the series: cat. no. #9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.187.38

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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