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Asian Art
Artist: Hishikawa Moronobu, Japanese, 1625–1694

Yang Guifei and another lady playinbg a game while Emperor Xuanzong watching

17th century

Monochrome woodblock printed book with hand coloring

sheet: 8 5/8 × 12 3/4 in. (21.9 × 32.4 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1950.566
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Manuscripts
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1950; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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