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Henjo, from the series The Six Immortal Poets in Modern Dress (Yatsushi rokkasen)
Henjo, from the series The Six Immortal Poets in Modern Dress (Yatsushi rokkasen)
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ca. 1794–1796
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Not on display
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Color Woodcut With Gray Hand Coloring On The Mouth
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Image: 384 x 248 mm (15 1/8 x 9 3/4 in.)
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Asia
Accession Number:
1964.141.560
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Museum Collection

half-length portrait of courtesan holding transparent fan and adjusting ahairpin, representation of the poet Sojo Henjo whose poem on the green spring willow appears on the title cartouche , which is hsaped like a pair of poem cards

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