Japan 1794 – 1832

The courtesan Akome from the house of Ogiya [Ogiya nai Akome] c. 1820s
Collection Title: One of the hunderd and eight heroes of the Water Margin [Tsuzoku Suikoden Goketsu Hyakuhachinin]
Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; colour woodblock Support: Japanese paper
Place Published: Yorozo-ya Kichibei

Dimensions: sheet 38.4 h x 26.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. AO CMG 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.1198