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courtesan and Kamuro beside a petting ox
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    active: Japan
  • courtesan and Kamuro beside a petting ox, 1805, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 203 x 140 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 79 7/8 x 55 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1456

Color print of a child and a woman seated next to a piece of fabric that is hung over a wooden piece. The two figures are wearing long, printed robes, and there is calligraphy above them, in the center of the print.