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Kadomachi Kiriya uchi Tsumajiku (Courtesan Tsumagiku of Kiriya)
  • Isoda Koryūsai
    1735–1790
    active: Japan
  • Kadomachi Kiriya uchi Tsumajiku (Courtesan Tsumagiku of Kiriya), mid 1770s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Hinagata wakana no hatsumoyō (First Designs for Model Young Leaves)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 371 x 250 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 373 x 253 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 9 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7864
Description

The courtesan Tsumajiku walking with servant carrying lantern with emblem of the kiriya. Behind walks a kamuro and a shizo. New years scene with pines and ornamented cranes suspended from clouds.