A Low Class Prostitute (Gun [teppo]), from the series “Five Shades of Ink in the Northern Quarter" ("Hokkoku goshiki-zumi")

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. 1794/95

Artist:

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

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Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

A Low Class Prostitute (Gun [teppo]), from the series “Five Shades of Ink in the Northern Quarter" ("Hokkoku goshiki-zumi")

Origin

Japan

Date

1789–1800

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

37.9 x 25.1 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1928.1040

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