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

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Asian Art

Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Drawing Lots for Prizes (Ho biki)

Origin

Japan

Date

1793–1803

Medium

Color woodblock prints; oban triptych

Dimensions

37.8 x 24.5 cm (right sheet); 37.8 x 25.0 cm (center sheet); 37.8 x 26.2 cm (left sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1936.288

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