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A young man performing the purification ceremony of hand washing at the chozubachi at the entrance to a Shinto temple. The chozubachi is inscribed "Otakara maye" (The front of the honorable treasures)

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Title
A young man performing the purification ceremony of hand washing at the chozubachi at the entrance to a Shinto temple. The chozubachi is inscribed "Otakara maye" (The front of the honorable treasures)
Names
Suzuki, Harunobu, 1725?-1770 (Printmaker)
Collection

Charles Stewart Smith collection of Japanese prints

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1769
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: 113076
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Charles Stewart Smith Collection
Citation/reference: Smith D-25
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: Image: 11 x 8 1/8 in. (27.9 x 20.6 cm) Paper / Sheet: 11 x 8 1/8 in. (27.9 x 20.6 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 341464
TMS Object Number: 113076
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f78799c0-79cb-0133-24b5-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1769: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A young man performing the purification ceremony of hand washing at the chozubachi at the entrance to a Shinto temple. The chozubachi is inscribed "Otakara maye" (The front of the honorable treasures)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1769. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4c64d5c0-3353-0135-764f-09a870552c2c

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A young man performing the purification ceremony of hand washing at the chozubachi at the entrance to a Shinto temple. The chozubachi is inscribed "Otakara maye" (The front of the honorable treasures)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 30, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4c64d5c0-3353-0135-764f-09a870552c2c

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1769). A young man performing the purification ceremony of hand washing at the chozubachi at the entrance to a Shinto temple. The chozubachi is inscribed "Otakara maye" (The front of the honorable treasures) Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4c64d5c0-3353-0135-764f-09a870552c2c

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A young man performing the purification ceremony of hand washing at the chozubachi at the entrance to a Shinto  temple.  The chozubachi is inscribed "Otakara maye" (The front of the honorable treasures)