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An image of Figure of lady drawing water (okimono) by TÔZAN

TÔZAN

(Japan  – )

Title
Figure of lady drawing water (okimono)
Other titles:
Figure of geisha
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
18th century
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
carved ivory
Dimensions

22.3 x 9.5 x 8.8 cm

Signature & date
Signed base, in Japanese, ink [incised] "Tôzan tô [carved by Tôzan]" and red ink [incised] "(Shinjin or Masahito)". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
Accession number
7159.18
Location
Not on display