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A geisha playing a samisen with one hand, holding a cup of sake in the other, and turning to look at a nightingale that is flying by

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Title
A geisha playing a samisen with one hand, holding a cup of sake in the other, and turning to look at a nightingale that is flying by
Names
Utamaro II (Japanese, died 1820) (Printmaker)
Collection

Charles Stewart Smith collection of Japanese prints

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1812
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: 113495
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Charles Stewart Smith Collection
Citation/reference: Smith H-7+
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: Illustration of poem by Santo Kyoden
Extent: Image: 10 x 15 in. (25.4 x 38.1 cm) Paper / Sheet: 10 x 15 in. (25.4 x 38.1 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 373497
TMS Object Number: 113495
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9056adf0-79d5-0133-4813-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1812: 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. "A geisha playing a samisen with one hand, holding a cup of sake in the other, and turning to look at a nightingale that is flying by" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1812. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ac887a80-3996-0135-9ad2-39492ee057c6

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A geisha playing a samisen with one hand, holding a cup of sake in the other, and turning to look at a nightingale that is flying by" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ac887a80-3996-0135-9ad2-39492ee057c6

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1812). A geisha playing a samisen with one hand, holding a cup of sake in the other, and turning to look at a nightingale that is flying by Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ac887a80-3996-0135-9ad2-39492ee057c6

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A geisha playing a samisen with one hand, holding a cup of sake in the other, and turning to look at a nightingale that is flying by