Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Great Gate of Shin-Yoshiwara
  • Kitao Shigemasa, artist
    1739–1820
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
    Katsukawa Shunshō, artist
    1726–1792
    active: Japan
  • The Great Gate of Shin-Yoshiwara, 1776, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • (Mirror for comparison of Green House Beauties)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2038
Description

Wooden buckets in traingular arrangement on water well.