The Shin Yoshiwara in Kyomachi

(Shin Yoshiwara Kyomachi, 新吉原京町)

c. 1831

Publisher: Kawaguchi-ya Ch˘z˘

 

This series is not listed in Kuniyoshi by Basil William Robinson (Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1961).á The prints are each about 14 by 10 inches (36 by 25 centimeters), a size known as ˘ban.á

 

Description: Courtesan Motozugi of the Daimojiya in Shin-Yoshiwara, Kyomachi 1-chome

Inset: Ry˘goku Bridge

 

 

Description: Beauty looking at box on a low table

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Description: Beauty with brazier

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Description: Beauti with shoji screen

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Description: Matsubaya (松葉屋内 粧ひ)

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ôRobinsonö indicates listing in Kuniyoshi by Basil William Robinson, 1961, Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

 

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