Looking suitable: the appearance of a geisha of the licensed quarters in the the Kōka era (1844-1848) (Niaisō Kōka nenkan kuruwa no geisha fūzoku), from the series Thirty-two Aspects of Customs and Manners (Fūzoku sanjūnisō)

Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi 月岡芳年 (1839-1892)
Publisher: Tsunashima Kamekichi 綱島亀吉
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, April 1888
Ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 36.5 x 24.8 cm (14 3/8 x 9 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

bijinga, fan, geisha, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), moon, Robert O. Muller collection
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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