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Courtesans of the Chôjiya, from right: Itsuhata, kamuro Sakura and Kichiji; Senzan, kamuro Isoji and Yasoji; Misayama, kamuro Chidori and Midori; Itotaki, kamuro Metaki and Takano; Oribae, kamuro Hamaji and Hamano

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MFA impressions: 11.24884, 21.4851 Probably one sheet of an incomplete triptych. Possibly another sheet of the same triptych: 11.14049.

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #121

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 26 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4851

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints