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Title:

Clearing storm: Azumado of the Nakaomiya House

Maker:

Koryƻsai, Isoda; designer; Japanese artist, fl.c.1766-88

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

circa 1774

School/Style(s):

Japanese; Ukiyo-e

Period:

18th century

Description:

Colour print from woodblocks. Chuban. Signed: Koryu ga. c.1774

Technique(s):

woodcut
colour printing

Acquisition:

given; 1913; Riches, Thomas Henry

Notes:

From the series Seiro meifu hakkei (Eight views of celebrated beauties of the green houses). The courtesan Azumodo peers through the bars of the brothel at a (potential?) customer who is wearing a Chinese-style jacket.

Accession:

Object Number: P.3643-R
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 182549; input: 2011-03-29; modified: 2013-09-03)

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Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/182549