Two courtesans

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Maker(s)
Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川歌麿 (1753 - 1806)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1753-1806
Medium
Color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 36.6 x 23.6 cm (14 7/16 x 9 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number
F1974.8
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Proof

Keywords
courtesan, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

Published References
  • Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts John M. Rosenfield. A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramic, Prints, Lacquer., First Edition. Tokyo and New York, 1976. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum