Courtesans of the Maruya, from the book "Mirror of Beautiful Women of the Pleasure Quarters (Seiro bijin awase sugata kagami)," vol. 2

A work made of color woodblock print; double-page illustration cut from a book.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; double-page illustration cut from a book.

Date:

1776

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho
Japanese, 1726-1792
Kitao Shigemasa
Japanese, 1739-1820

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

Courtesans of the Maruya, from the book "Mirror of Beautiful Women of the Pleasure Quarters (Seiro bijin awase sugata kagami)," vol. 2

Origin

Japan

Date

1776

Medium

Color woodblock print; double-page illustration cut from a book

Dimensions

8 7/8 x 11 7/8 in.

Credit Line

Frederick W. Gookin Collection

Reference Number

1939.841

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