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Geisha Girl Hurrying with a Maid Servant Who is Carrying a Shamisen Box

Artist:
Teisai Hokuba (Japanese, 1771–1844)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 7/16 x 7 5/8 in. (21.4 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP2216
Not on view
Signature: Hokuba ga
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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