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An Oiran Seated upon a Bed, Writing a Letter

Artist:
Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1769
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H. 20 1/8 in. (51.5 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Samuel Isham, 1914
Accession Number:
JP877
Not on view
Signature: Harunobu ga
Richmond. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. "The Influence of Japanese Prints on Mary Cassatt," May 7, 1981–June 21, 1981.

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