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Lot 0026
  • Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro
  • Subject: Seated Courtesan
  • Date: 1790-1800
  • Size: 9 x 13.75 inches
  • Medium: Woodblock print

    Kitagawa Utamaro (1750-1806) was a Japanese artist who was considered the prominent ukiyo-e artist of the late 18th century. His early work focused on actor portraits and theater programs. He gained immense fame for his single portraits of idealized females in his beautiful women series.

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  • Condition

    Good impression, fading to color, some foxing, light backing, wormholes. Margins have been trimmed.

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    Kitagawa Utamaro - Seated Courtesan 1790-1800

    Estimate $250 - $350Oct 9, 2016