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Ōgiya uchi Tōji, Satotaku, Ureteke (Courtesans of the Afumaya Teahouse)
  • Torii Kiyonaga
    1752–1815
    born: Uraga, Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Ōgiya uchi Tōji, Satotaku, Ureteke (Courtesans of the Afumaya Teahouse), 1780s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Hinagata wakane no hatsumo (Models for Fashion, New Designs as Fresh Spring Herbs)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 384 x 257 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/8 x 10 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 384 x 257 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/8 x 10 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7506
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The courtesan Toji in elaborate dress with extremely large obi tied in front. Her two kamuro Satotaku and Ureteke have same pattern. Two shinzō have kimono with fan design. Karazuri details.