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Shigasaki (of the Shinkanaga) seated
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Shigasaki (of the Shinkanaga) seated, 1770, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Yoshiwara bijin awase (Comparison of Yoshiwara Beauties)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2947
Description

Color print depicting a woman seated on the ground. She is wearing a rust and moss-colored robe, which is decorated with a pattern. The woman is wearing many hair ornaments, and there is calligraphy in the right side of the print.