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Courtesans playing sugeroku game
  • Kitao Shigemasa, artist
    1739–1820
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
    Katsukawa Shunshō, artist
    1726–1792
    active: Japan
  • Courtesans playing sugeroku game, 1776, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • (Mirror for Comparison of Green House Beauties)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 220.3 x 300 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 279.4 x 309.6 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 5/8 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 12 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Johnson (The May Finney Marcy Collection)
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0029.a,b
Description
Literature

Three women seated around a central object.