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Geisha of Tachibana-chô (Kitsugi), from the series Contest of Contemporary Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters (Tôsei yûri bijin awase)

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MFA impressions: 06.1281, 11.13890

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet) 清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1782 (Tenmei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0332; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #3.6, and pl. 17

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

06.1281

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints