High-ranking courtesan from the Shiebi house


  • Title

    High-ranking courtesan from the Shiebi house

  • Artist/maker

    Keisai Eisen (1791 - 1848) (designer)
  • Associated people

    probably Tsutaya Kichizō (active c. 1820 - 1890) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1810 - 1845
  • Material and technique

    aizuri-e (blue) woodblock print

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 55.5 x 40.4 cm (height x width)
    sheet 36.1 x 24.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Oswald J. Couldrey, 1958.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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