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A Kyoto courtesan walking.. (Ehon asakayama)
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu
    1671–1751
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan
  • A Kyoto courtesan walking.. (Ehon asakayama), 1739, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7654
Description

Color print depicting a woman standing on a blank background. She is wearing a multi-colored robe that is decorated in shades of orange and green, and she is wearing ornaments in her hair. She is standing in three-quarters view, facing toward the right side of the print.