The Courtesan Somenosuke of the Matsubaya, and Attendants Wakagi and Wakaba, from the series "A Comparison of Contemporary Beauties (Tosei bijin awase)"

A work made of color woodblock print; chuban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; chuban.

Date:

c. 1796/97

Artist:

Chokosai Eisho
Japanese, active 1780–1800

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Artist

Chokosai Eisho

Title

The Courtesan Somenosuke of the Matsubaya, and Attendants Wakagi and Wakaba, from the series "A Comparison of Contemporary Beauties (Tosei bijin awase)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1792–1802

Medium

Color woodblock print; chuban

Dimensions

9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3165

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