This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.


See more objects with the color dimgrey dimgrey rosybrown tan grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.



  • You found it!

Woodblock Print, Geisha

This is a Woodblock Print. It was print maker: Utagawa Kunisada. It is dated 1855 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is woodblock print (ukiyo-e) on mulberry paper (washi). It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Cite this object as

Woodblock Print, Geisha; Print Maker: Utagawa Kunisada ; Japan; woodblock print (ukiyo-e) on mulberry paper (washi); 1955-111-83

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Woodblock Print, Geisha |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 May 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>