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南四季 夏景
The Four Seasons in Southern Edo: A Summer Scene (Minami shiki; Natsu [no] kei)

Artist:
Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 1780s
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Right and center sheet of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Image (a): 14 3/8 x 10 1/8 in. (36.5 x 25.7 cm) Image (b): 14 1/2 x 9 15/16 in. (36.8 x 25.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP1747
Not on view
Signature: Toyokuni ga
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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