Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)Woodblock Prints Title:
Osono and Rokusaburo from the series Pairs of popular lovers (Furyu aikyo kurabe)1st Publication:
8 1/4" x 14" (21 x 35.5 cm)Date of this edition: 1802 Publisher:
Colors faded, consistent with prints from the early 1800's, some trimming, soiling and stains. Fair overall condition.Notes:
The print belongs to a series of 8 prints (Furyu aikyo kurabe) and is similar to the print listed by the Library of Congress, visible HEREPictures:
Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.