Tsuruya Onoe, Naraya Idahachi, and Chaya Nobo by Kitagawa Utamaro
Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)
Woodblock Print Title: Tsuruya Onoe, Naraya Idahachi, and the Mistress of the Teahouse (Chaya nyobo), from the series Models of Love Talk: Clouds Form over the Moon (Chiwa kagami tsuki no murakumo)
1st Publication: 1800
Size: Oban; 9 1/2" x 15" (24.2 x 38 cm)
Date of this edition: 1800
Publisher: Enshuya Matabei
Condition: Mild trimming, and color fading, consistent with prints from the early 1800's
Notes: A similar print is exposed at the MFA or the Tokyo Museum. Click HERE for see these prints.
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