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Chōjiya nai Tokiwazu, Toyoji, Toyosa (Courtesan Tokiwazu of Chojiya parading with Toyoji and Toyoba)
  • Hosoda Eishi
    1756–1829
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Chōjiya nai Tokiwazu, Toyoji, Toyosa (Courtesan Tokiwazu of Chojiya parading with Toyoji and Toyoba), 1793, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 365 x 241 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/8 x 9 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 365 x 241 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/8 x 9 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7765
Description

New years print with the oiran Tokiwazu. Two shinzo Toyoji and Toyosa, and two kamuro. One kamuro is holding a hagoiba. Print framed by two large kakemetsu; a tray of mochi and lobster appear at back. All three are new years emblems.