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Debut of a Geisha (Geisha hirome no zu), from the book Seirô ehon nenjû gyôji (Picturebook of Annual Events in the Yoshiwara)

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Signed

(On title page of Vol. 1: Kitagawa Utamaro ga)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1804 (Kyôwa 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #487.9 (color plate); Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in Western Collections, Beres Collection (1991), fig. 125

Dimensions

18 x 26.8 cm (7 1/16 x 10 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.93

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper

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