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Peony, from the series Contest of Beauties (Bijin awase)

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MFA impressions: 11.15654, 34.452, RES.54.187.24 From an album: RES.54.187.1-.38

Signed

Ôju Gototei Kunisada ga 応需五渡亭国貞画

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, 1820s

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

RES.54.187.24

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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