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'Insurance girl' (hoken musume), illustration from Bugei Kurabu (Literary Club)

Artist:
Tomioka Eisen (Japanese, 1864–1905)
Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Frontispiece; polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Album: 8 1/2 x 5 5/16 in. (21.6 x 13.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Keene, in honor of Julia Meech-Pekarik, 1986
Accession Number:
JP3708
Not on view
Signature: By request, Sōsai (Mosai) with Eisen seal
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Mandalas: Emanations and Avatars," June 18, 2009–November 30, 2009.

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