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An image of (Courtesan with girl making fire) by Kitagawa UTAMARO

Kitagawa UTAMARO

(Japan 1753? – 1806)

Title
(Courtesan with girl making fire)
Other titles:
Lady with girl making fire
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Kansei era 1789-1801Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
late 18th century
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

50.8 x 19.1 cm

Signature & date
Signed l.c., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Utamaro hitsu [picture by Utamaro]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1951
Accession number
8579
Location
Not on display