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Title

(Courtesan with girl making fire)

late 18th century


Artist

Kitagawa UTAMARO

Japan

1753? - 1806


Details


Other Title

Lady with girl making fire


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

late 18th century


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodblock print; ink and colour on paper


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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8579


Artist information

Kitagawa UTAMARO

Works in the collection

8


Place

Where the work was made
Japan