Portrait of Beauty, Karakoto at Chôji-ya
Photo Credit: photo: R. Lancefield
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Portrait of Beauty, Karakoto at Chôji-yalate 18th century - ca. 1806
370 x 242 mm (14.6 x 9.5 in.)
Utamaro Kitagawa, aka Shimbi, Toyoaki, Yûsuke, Yûki Entaisai, Issôshurichôsai, Japanese, (1753–1806)
- courtesans - Prostitutes who draw their clientele from a court or from the upper classes, and whose services often include social entertaining as well as sexual activity. [January 1993 descriptor added.]
- portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m
- image Dimensions: 370 x 242 mm (14.6 x 9.5 in.)
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