Hour of the Hare [6am] (U no koku), from the series “The Twelve Hours in Yoshiwara” ("Seiro juni toki tsuzuki")

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

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban.

Date:

c. 1794

Artist:

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

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Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Hour of the Hare [6am] (U no koku), from the series “The Twelve Hours in Yoshiwara” ("Seiro juni toki tsuzuki")

Origin

Japan

Date

1789–1799

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

37.5 x 24.4 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3053

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