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Summer: The Cool of the Evening in a Bedroom in Muromachi (Natsu, Soto suzushi neya no muromachi), from the series Scenes of the Four Seasons (Shiki keshiki no uchi)

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych; title on right sheet. MFA impressions: 11.38765a-c (complete triptych), 17.3215.16 (center sheet only)

Signed

Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouche 国貞画(年玉枠)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 5th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

17.3215.16

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints