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(Ehon) Bijin ôharame (Bijin imayô nishiki) (Beautiful Women in Modern Brocades)

Signed

(unsigned)

Provenance

Babcock(?). Source unknown

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, about 1820s

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 15.3 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.942

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books