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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1288
People
Isoda Koryūsai, Japanese (1735 - 1790)
Title
Courtesan Nanaaya of the Kadokanaya Playing the Koto with her Kamuro Kioshi (Kadokanaya uchi Nanaaya)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kadokanaya uchi Nanaaya
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Edo period, 1778-1779
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208115
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "hashira-e" format; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H. 69.2 cm x W. 12.2 cm (27 1/4 x 4 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Koryūsai ga; cursive inscription
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.1288
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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