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An image of Lovers Okoma and Saizaburo by Kitagawa UTAMARO

Kitagawa UTAMARO

(Japan 1753? – 1806)

Title
Lovers Okoma and Saizaburo
Other titles:
(Mitate puppeteers)
Alternative title:
Ongyoku koi-no ayatsuri: Okoma Saisaburô
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1801-circa 1802
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

38.0 x 25.5 cm image; 38.0 x 26.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed cl., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Utamaro hitsu [drawn by Utamaro]". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the Ifould Family 1999
Accession number
207.1999
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

J Hillier, Utamaro: colour prints and paintings, London, 1961, 97 (illus.). fig.no.59