Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Courtesans Tomiyama, Nishigiku, and Atsumagi
  • Kitao Shigemasa, artist
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
    Katsukawa Shunshō, artist
    active: Japan
  • Courtesans Tomiyama, Nishigiku, and Atsumagi, 1776, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • (Mirror for Comparison of Green House Beauties)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7535.a,b

Three courtesans viewing the moon.