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Loan Object
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada, Japanese, 1786–1865

Man and woman, from the series The Five Chivalrous Dandies

1818 (year of the tiger)

Surimono, shikishi-ban (one of the four from a set of five prints); polychrome woodblock print with brass, silver, and gaufrage

sheet: 8 7/16 × 7 1/2 in. (21.5 × 19 cm)
Promised gift of Virginia Shawan Drosten and Patrick Kenadjian, B.A. 1970
ILE2017.30.54
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Collection of Virginia Shawan Drosten and Patrick Kenadjian.

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