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Women Preparing for a Poetry Gathering to Celebrate the New Year, possibly from the Tale of Genji
Women Preparing for a Poetry Gathering to Celebrate the New Year, possibly from the Tale of Genji
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1791–1793
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Color Woodcut Diptych (probably Two Right Panels Of A Triptych)
Dimensions:
Image: 380 x 518 mm (14 15/16 x 20 3/8 in.) two sheets
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Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54755.811ab
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

women gathering in room overlooking ocean (Edo Bay), hung 9at right0 with pictures of the three gods of classical verse, woman at right brings kettle of ceremonial wine, woman kneeling at right holds inscribed poem slip

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