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An oiran, standing on the engawa of a joroya built about three sides of a garden, reading a letter , and her kamuro standing by her side holding a lacquer tray. A lantern hands above the woman's head and in the upper left-hand corner a branch of a blossoming ume tree appears

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An oiran, standing on the engawa of a joroya built about three sides of a garden, reading a letter , and her kamuro standing by her side holding a lacquer tray. A lantern hands above the woman's head and in the upper left-hand corner a branch of a blossoming ume tree appears
Names
Shiba, Kōkan, 1738?-1818 (Printmaker)
Suzuki, Harunobu, 1725?-1770 (Printmaker)
Collection

Charles Stewart Smith collection of Japanese prints

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1891
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: 113101
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Charles Stewart Smith Collection
Citation/reference: Smith E-23
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: Image: 10 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (27.6 x 20 cm) Paper / Sheet: 10 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (27.6 x 20 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 341495
TMS Object Number: 113101
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b3a28570-79cd-0133-a1d9-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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  • 1891: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "An oiran, standing on the engawa of a joroya built about three sides of a garden, reading a letter , and her kamuro standing by her side holding a lacquer tray. A lantern hands above the woman's head and in the upper left-hand corner a branch of a blossoming ume tree appears" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/76e01c00-3357-0135-81e2-0b918a1429cf

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "An oiran, standing on the engawa of a joroya built about three sides of a garden, reading a letter , and her kamuro standing by her side holding a lacquer tray. A lantern hands above the woman's head and in the upper left-hand corner a branch of a blossoming ume tree appears" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/76e01c00-3357-0135-81e2-0b918a1429cf

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1891). An oiran, standing on the engawa of a joroya built about three sides of a garden, reading a letter , and her kamuro standing by her side holding a lacquer tray. A lantern hands above the woman's head and in the upper left-hand corner a branch of a blossoming ume tree appears Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/76e01c00-3357-0135-81e2-0b918a1429cf

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An oiran, standing on the engawa of a joroya built about three sides of a garden, reading a letter , and her kamuro standing by her side holding a lacquer tray.  A lantern hands above the woman's head and in the upper left-hand corner a branch of a blossoming ume tree appears