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A Poetry Gathering at Night

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Triptych: 21.7365 (right), 21.7366 (center), 21.7367 (left)

Signed

Kubo Shunman ga (on right sheet), Shôsadô Kubo Shunman ga (on center sheet), Shôsadô Shunman ga (on left sheet)

Marks

Artist's seal: Shunman

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster 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, about 1785–89 (late Tenmei era)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 60; Ukiyo-e taikei 4 (1975), #s 259-261; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #s 1644-6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7365-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints