Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)Woodblock Prints Title:
Three Lucky New Year Dreams: Fuji, Falcon, Eggplant1st Publication:
Vertical ˘ban; 38.1 x 25.4 cm (15 x 10 in.) for each panelDate of this edition: 1801 Publisher:
Color fading consistient with prints from the early 1800's, soiling, stains, backed on an edo era acid free paper. Poor overall condition. The two panels are glued together.Notes:
Left two panel of a triptych. The complete panel can be seen 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.