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Title

Lovers Okoma and Saizaburo

circa 1801-circa 1802


Artist

Kitagawa UTAMARO

Japan

1753? - 1806


Details


Other Title

(Mitate puppeteers)


Alternative title

Ongyoku koi-no ayatsuri: Okoma Saisaburô


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1801-circa 1802


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

207.1999


Artist information

Kitagawa UTAMARO

Works in the collection

8


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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