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Pleasures of a Rainy Spring Evening (Harusame yutaka no yûbae)

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Triptych: 00.960 (center), 00.961(right), 00.1471 (left) MFA impressions: 00.960VR (00.960, 00.961, 00.1471), 17.3215.4 (left sheet), 11.43577a-c

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 12 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1855 (Ansei 2), 12th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38 x 76.3 cm (14 15/16 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.960, 00.961, 00.1471

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints