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Rei (Decorum)
  • Isoda Koryūsai
    1735–1790
    active: Japan
  • Rei (Decorum), 1770s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Unititled series of Five Virtues
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 261 x 190 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 261 x 190 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7863
Description

Woman is helped by another as she gets on an uchikoki, or wedding kimono. Beneath, she wears a while kimono. Tsuitete on standing screen to L with kano style crane and waves. Poem in TR cartouche.