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Geisha Preparing for Entertainment

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Triptych: 21.7556 (right), 21.7557 (center), 21.7558 (left)

Signed

Eishi zu (on each sheet) 栄之図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

21.7558: October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum. 21.7556-7: Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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,

Object Place

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7556-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints