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Hour of the Rat [12pm] (Ne no koku), from the series "The 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

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Hour of the Rat [12pm] (Ne 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

37.9 × 24.7 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3062

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