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Lot 0131
  • Artist: Kitigawa Utamaro
  • Subject: Beauties by River before Cherry Blossoms
  • Date: 1800
  • Size: Oban design 10 x 15.5 inches
  • Medium: Japanese woodblock print

    Kitigawa Utamaro (1753-1806) was a Japanese artist. He is one of the most highly regarded practitioners of the ukiyo-e genre of woodblock prints, especially for his portraits of beautiful women, or bijin-ga.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York.

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  • Condition

    Excellent color, impression, condition. NOTE: Unusually well preserved color with fugitive pigments intact.

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    Kitigawa Utamaro: Beauties by Cherry Blossoms, 1800

    Estimate $1,500 - $2,000Dec 4, 2016