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Courtesan Hanaogi of the Ogiya House

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Kitagawa Utamaro ; Tsutaya Ju_zaburo_

Date

1793-1794

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Courtesan Hanaogi of the Ogiya House, Kitagawa Utamaro      ;    Tsutaya Ju_zaburo_
Courtesan Hanao_gi of the O_giya House: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 14 1/2 x 9 5/8 in. (36.9 x 24.5 cm) (image, sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 18th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: Nosera re temiru yu)gao noHano_gihito no kokoro niaki no koza rebaBlooming moonflower arranged on a flower-fanand Hanao_gi's face after moonriseare so adorablethat people never tire of seeing them and forget that autumn is comimg. Utamaro hitsu Censor:kiwamePublisher:Tsutaya
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Richard P. Gale
Accession Number: 74.1.147
Artist: Utamaro Kitagawa, Japanese, 1753 - 1806
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1753 - 1806

Artist: Ju_zaburo_ Tsutaya
Role: Publisher
Nationality: Japanese
Added to Site: February 28, 2009