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Hour of the Cock (Tori no koku), from the series "Twelve Hours in Yoshiwara (Seiro juni toki tsuzuki)"

A work made of color woodblock print; oban.
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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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Hour of the Cock (Tori no koku), from the series "Twelve Hours in Yoshiwara (Seiro juni toki tsuzuki)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1789–1799

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

15 × 10 in.

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3059

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