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Bijin with a Pipe
  • Hosoda Eishi
    1756–1829
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Bijin with a Pipe, 1700s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • watercolor on silk
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0772
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Under-kimono and gray-green diaphanous outer-kimono with a blue, white and rust patterned obi. There is a stream, rock and willow branch for the setting. The courtesan is holding a pipe.