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The Courtesan Tamekatsu of the Tamaya
  • Tsutaya Kichizō, publisher
    active: Japan
  • The Courtesan Tamekatsu of the Tamaya, circa 1847–1852, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 365 x 235 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 365 x 235 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/8 x 9 1/4 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0372
Description

Courtesan accompanied by two attendants, one of whom is hidden behind the woman with only part of her headdress showing on the right side. The figures are parading under cherry trees.