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狂月坊
A Party of Merrymakers in a House in the Yoshiwara on a Moonlight Night

Artist:
Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, ca. 1754–1806)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1789
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
9 1/8 x 14 3/5 in. (23.2 x 37.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Samuel Isham, 1914
Accession Number:
JP966
Not on view
Signature: No, but the book is signed: Kitagawa Utamaro
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