Collections: Items Tagged "geisha"

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On View: The King's Scribe Si-ese, Grinding Grain

The subject of this unusual statuette, the royal scribe Sa-ese, kneels in front of a grinding stone. When complete, the figure would have sh...

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: Box in the Form of a Leopard's Head

    This box was used to hold kola nuts presented to visitors in the royal court of Benin. Leopards are one of the most commonly portrayed anima...

     
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    Found 25 Items Tagged "geisha"


    "Kaiyoikomachi": A Geisha in her Lovers Room, from Futaba gusa NanakomachiYoung Girl Crossing a Bridge after Snow: Calendar Year of the Second Year of MeiwaTeahouse at Sankoin Temple, Yotsuya (Yotsuya, Sankoin Keidai Cha-ya no Uchi)Courtesan Standing at the Bars of a Window Looking Out at a Youth in Komuso AttireCourtesan in Night Attire Standing on a VerandahThe Vain DisguiseCourtesans Readying for the Evening ActivitiesA Girl About to Despatch a LetterThe Courtesan Katsuyama of the Yotsumeya Teahouse, from Contemporary Customs of the YoshiwaraThe Courtesan Hanamoto of the Ebiya Tea HousePage from the Series Hanagata Wakana no Hatsu Moyo (Models for Fashion: New Design as Fresh as Young Leaves)Courtesan Renzan of Hyogo-ya Tea House with her Two AttendantsBust Portrait of a CourtesanTwo figures, from Twelve Physiognomies of Beautiful Women Compared with Views of Famous Places (Meisho Fukei Bijin Juni So)GeishaA Kyoto GeishaBijin[Untitled] (Geisha from Back)
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