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In the Third Month, Cherry Blossoms on Naka-no-chô (Sangatsu, Naka-no-chô sakura): Usugumo of the Tamaya, from the series Four Seasons in the Pleasure Quarters: Annual Events in the Yoshiwara (Kuruwa no shikishi Yoshiwara yôji)

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Signed

Keisai Eisen ga 渓斎英泉画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1821–23 (Bunsei 4–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints in the series: Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #47-49; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), pls. 157-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.4 cm (14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints