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Yokohama-kō Miyozaki kuruwa Gankirō ijin yūkyō no zu / Ichikawa Yoshikazu ga ; Ichikawa Kazushige hitsu
横濱港崎廓岩亀樓異人遊興之圖 / 一川芳員画; 一川員重筆
Bib ID 7828818
Format PicturePicture
Author
Utagawa, Yoshikazu, active 1848-1863, artist
歌川芳員, active 1848-1863, artist
 
Description Edo : Maryuya Jinpachi, Bunkyū 1 [1861] 
江戸 : 丸屋甚八, 文久 1 [1861] 
3 prints on hōsho paper : woodblock, colour 37 x 25 cm each 
Summary

The image depicts Westerners are entertained at the brothel, Gankirō of Yokohama. Two young Chinese men also are in the prints.

Notes

Title from item.

Two stamps exist.

Subjects Aliens -- Japan -- Yokohama-shi -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.  |  Trading posts -- Japan -- Yokohama -- Pictorial works.  |  Amusements -- Japan -- Yokohama -- Pictorial works.  |  Brothels -- Japan -- Yokohama -- Pictorial works.  |  Entertainers -- Japan -- Pictorial works.  |  Yokohama-shi (Japan) -- Civilization -- 20th century -- Western influences -- Pictorial works.
Form/genre Woodblock prints.

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