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Title

Courtesan standing beneath a tree

circa 1800

Artist

Kubo Kubo Shunman

Japan

1757 - 1820

  • Details

    Other Title
    Oiran standing beneath a tree
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
    Date
    circa 1800
    Media categories
    Scroll , Painting , Calligraphy
    Materials used
    hanging scroll; ink and slight colour on silk
    Dimensions
    94.3 x 31.7 cm image; 175.0 x 42.5 x 47.5 cm scroll
    Signature & date

    Signed l.r., in Japanese, [inscribed in ink], "Shumman [artist's seal]". Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1980
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    39.1980
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Kubo Kubo Shunman

    Works in the collection

    2

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 5 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 5 publications

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