Pillar-Print Masterpieces: Narrow Glimpses into Japanese Life, Legends, and Literature

Momokawa Choki
(Late 18th-early 19th century),
A Courtesan and her Girl Attendant (kamuro) on New Year's Day
about 1798
(signed Shiko)

woodblock print, ink and color on paper, nishiki-e; pillar print (hashira-e)

  John Chandler Bancroft Collection
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