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(Three women walking past a clothing store)
  • Kikugawa Eizan
    1787–1867
    active: Japan
  • (Three women walking past a clothing store), circa 1820, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 387.4 x 266.7 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Johnson (The May Finney Marcy Collection)
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0039
Description

Three courtesans walking by a shop with noren front. One womean carries shamisen in box, the other two hold hands. The interior of a clothing store is seen in the right background. There are figures and stacks of cloth inside the store.