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Edochō itchō-me Tamaya Yamasaburō Kasugano (The Courtesan Kasugano of Tamaya at Edo-chō Itchō-me)
  • Keisai Eisen
    1790–1848
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Edochō itchō-me Tamaya Yamasaburō Kasugano (The Courtesan Kasugano of Tamaya at Edo-chō Itchō-me), 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Karitaken daihanjō seirō (The Great Prosperity of the Green Houses in Temporary Quarters)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 341 x 227 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 341 x 227 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7845
Description

The courtesan Kasugano in elaborate kimono decorated with flowers, and obi with dragon. Against white background.