Asian Art
Artist: Chokosai Eisho, Japanese, active 1793–99

Kasugano of Sasa-ya (House of Bamboo grass) : Beauties of the gay quarters

ca. 1798

Polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 15 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (38.7 x 25.7 cm)
Frances Gaylord Smith Collection
1972.32.13
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Collection of Mrs. George T. Smith

Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 308, ill.

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