Collections: Items Tagged "courtesan"

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On View: Figure of a Girl Holding a Drum

The barrel-shaped drum may have been introduced to Egypt from the south. Egyptian images often show such drums being played by Nubian or Sud...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Life Death Figure

    The face on this small yet powerful sculpture exemplifies the dualism of ancient Mesoamerican religion with respect to life and death by com...

     
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    "Kaiyoikomachi": A Geisha in her Lovers Room, from Futaba gusa NanakomachiCourtesan in a WindowCourtesan in Night Attire Standing on a VerandahThe Courtesan Hanamoto of the Ebiya Tea HouseAspasia Place SettingPortrait of a CourtesanOnnagata Stands in Red Kimono Playing Tsutsumi DrumCourtesan and Her MaikoCourtesan
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