Asian Art
Artist: Kubo Shunman, Japanese, 1757–1820

Province of Musashi: Six Tama Rivers

1787

Polychrome woodblock print, one of hexaptych

sheet: 14 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. (36.8 x 23.2 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1950.571
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Arthur Davison Ficke Collection

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 246, no. 460, ill.

George J. Lee, Edo Culture in Japanese prints, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1972), 44, no. 13.

Charlotte van Rappard-Boon, The Age of Utamaro: Japanese Prints 1780–1800, exh. cat. (Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 1979), pl. 42.

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