A Contest of Elegant Ladies among the Cherry Blossoms (Kaika kifujin kisoi)

Artist: Yōshū (Hashimoto) Chikanobu (Japanese, 1838–1912)
Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: September 1887
Culture: Japan
Medium: Triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: Image: 14 5/8 x 29 1/8 in. (37.1 x 74 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1959
Accession Number: JP3343

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