Karakoto of the Chōjiya


  • Title

    Karakoto of the Chōjiya

  • Series

    Courtesans as the Seven Komachi

  • Artist/maker

    Kitagawa Utamaro (c. 1753 - 1806) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Izumiya Ichibei (active 1770s - 1886) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1805
  • Material and technique

    nishiki-e (full colour) woodblock print

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 54.5 x 38 cm (height x width)
    print 38 x 26 cm sight size (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Mrs Florian Carr, 2007.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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