Tale of 1000 Condoms/Geisha and Skeleton

  • Masami Teraoka, Tale of 1000 Condoms/Geisha and Skeleton, 1989, watercolor and sumi-e ink on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1989, Masami Teraoka, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, 1996.105

Title
Tale of 1000 Condoms/Geisha and Skeleton
Artist
Date
1989
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
133 x 83 in. (337.9 x 210.9 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor and sumi-e ink on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • State of being – illness – AIDS
  • Figure female – full length
  • Ethnic – Japanese
  • Occupation – other – prostitute
  • Figure – fragment – skeleton
  • Dress – ethnic – Japanese dress
Object Number
1996.105
Palette
Linked Open Data
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