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A selection from Araki’s stock of woven striped goods
(Araki shi-ire no ori-shima muki, Natsu ishō tōsei bijin 夏衣裳当世美人 荒木仕入の織嶋 向キ)
(c. 1804-1806)
from the Summer outfits: Beauties of today series (c. 1804-1806)

Medium
colour woodblock
Measurements
37.7 × 25.1 cm (image and sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) u.c.r.: 夏衣裳当世美人
printed in ink (in image) u.r. 荒木仕入の織嶋 向キ
printed in ink (in image) c.l. 歌麿筆
stamped in red ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.l.: (Hayashi Tadamasa (1853-1906): dealer’s stamp)
Accession Number
534-2
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1910
Gallery location
Not on display