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Triptych: 21.7335 (right), 21.7336 (center), 21.7337 (left) MFA impressions: 11.14893-4 (two left sheets only), 21.7335-7 (complete triptych)

Signed

Shunzan ga (on each sheet) 春山画

Provenance

October 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; 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 6, Musee Guimet I (1990), pl. 155; Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #s 54-6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7335-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints