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Courtesans for Compass Points in Edo: The Syllable 'I,' Tatsunokuchi, Oi of Sugataebi-ya

Keisai Eisen

Courtesans for Compass Points in Edo: The Syllable 'I,' Tatsunokuchi, Oi of Sugataebi-ya

ca. 1829

Woodblock print

oban tate-e 15 5/8 by 10 3/8 in., 39.6 by 26.2 cm

Scholten Japanese Art

New York, NY

212.585.0474

Under $2,200

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a courtesan wearing an uchikakeelaborately decorated with a hawk descending over a cascade of swirling water; signed Keisai Eisen ga, with publisher's seal Tama of Moritaya Hanzo, and censor's seal kiwame, ca. 1829

oban tate-e 15 5/8 by 10 3/8 in., 39.6 by 26.2 cm