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That Romantic Figure in the Licensed Quarter at Dawn (Sono yukari kuruwa no akebono)

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Triptych: 00.1060 (center), 00.1061 (right), 00.1062 (left) MFA impressions: 00.1060-2, 00.1963.5a-c (creped and mounted in album), 11.41861a-c (creped)

Signed

Ichibai Kunichika ga, in toshidama cartouche (on right sheet); Kunichika ga, in toshidama cartouche (on center and left sheets) 一梅国周画(年玉枠) 国周画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 5 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ôta Tashichi 改印: 亥五改

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 5th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1060-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints