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Women Making an Oshi-e Picture

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Triptych: 21.7624 (left), 21.7625 (center), 21.7626 (right) MFA impressions: 11.14803VR (11.14803, 11.14809, 11.14810), 11.14818-20, 21.7624-6

Signed

Toyohiro ga (on each sheet) 豊広画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1801–04 (Kyôwa era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Köln, pl. 46; Ukiyo-e zenshû 3 (1956), fig. 138

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.1 x 73.5 cm (14 3/16 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7624-6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints