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Drawing Lots for Prizes (Ho biki)

A work made of color woodblock prints; oban triptych.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock prints; oban triptych.

Date:

c. 1798

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Drawing Lots for Prizes (Ho biki)

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

Date

1793–1803

Medium

Color woodblock prints; oban triptych

Dimensions

Right sheet: 37.8 × 24.5 cm (14 15/16 × 9 11/16 in.); Center sheet: 37.8 × 25 cm (14 15/16 × 9 7/8 in.); Left sheet: 37.8 × 26.2 cm (14 15/16 × 10 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1936.288

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