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Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川 歌麿
Japanese, 1753 (?)-1806

Hour of the Sheep (Hitsuji no koku), from the series "Twelve Hours in Yoshiwara (Seiro juni toki tsuzuki)", c. 1794

Color woodblock print; oban
15 x 10 in.

Clarence Buckingham Collection, 1925.3057




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