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Courtesan Riding a Carp (parody of the Daoist Immortal Kinko [Chinese: Qin Gao])

A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; hosoban, urushi-e.
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  • A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; hosoban, urushi-e.

Date:

c. 1730s

Artist:

Nishimura Shigenaga
Japanese, 1697 (?)-1756

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Nishimura Shigenaga

Title

Courtesan Riding a Carp (parody of the Daoist Immortal Kinko [Chinese: Qin Gao])

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

Date

1730–1739

Medium

Hand-colored woodblock print; hosoban, urushi-e

Dimensions

32.8 × 15.6 cm (12 7/8 × 6 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.1815

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