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An image of Mirror polishing by Kitagawa UTAMARO

Kitagawa UTAMARO

(Japan 1753? – 1806)

Title
Mirror polishing
Alternative title:
Haru no iro: Kagami migaki zu
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1794
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

22.1 x 37.2 cm image; 25.5 x 37.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Utamaro ga [picture by Utamaro]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the Ifould Family 1999
Accession number
208.1999
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

ASANO Shûgô and T.J. Clark, The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro, London, 1995, "Plates" volume 238 [colour illus.]. catalogue no. 478