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"Picture Book: Annual Events in the Pleasure Quarter"

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Kitagawa Utamaro ; Jippensha Ikku

Date

1804

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Picture Book: Annual Events in the Pleasure Quarter', Kitagawa Utamaro      ;    Jippensha Ikku
Yoshiwara Picture Book: Annual Events (Seiro_ e-hon nenju_ gyo_ji): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Books | Woodblock printed book; ink and limited color on paper
Size: 5/16 x 6 1/4 x 8 15/16 in. (0.8 x 15.9 x 22.7 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: Preface by Senshuro_ shiki dated dated 1804 on the first 4 pagesExplanatory note on 5-8 p.Contents on 10-11 p.Illustrations' titles on the right pagesThe story on the last half Author:Jippensha Ikku choArtist:Kitagawa UtamaroIllustrations' titles on the right pagesOn the last page:Artist: Edo eshi Kitagawasha Murasakiyo Utamaro, ko_go_(proof readers) monjin(pupils) Kikumaro, Hidemaro, TakemaroCarver:Fuji KazumunePrin
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: P.77.39.14.2
Artist: Utamaro Kitagawa, Japanese, 1753 - 1806
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1753 - 1806

Artist: Ikku Jippensha, 1765 - 1831
Role: Author
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: 1765 - 1831
Added to Site: March 1, 2009