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Beauties of Today


Title Number one Ichi
Series title Beauties of Today 今様美人
Artist Mizuno Toshikata 水野年方 (1866–1908)
Date 5/11/1898
Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Kokkeidō) 秋山武右衛門 (滑稽堂)
City Tokyo
Signature ōju Toshikata e 応需年方絵
Artist seal Shōsetsu 蕉雪
Technique & material Woodblock print; full colour print; pigment on paper
Format ōban
Object number SH2018-DM-203
Credit Line Gift of Muck and Mieke Douma
Provenance Gifted to Japan Museum SieboldHuis in April 2018 by Muck and Mieke Douma