Matsukaze of the Matsubaya by Kitagawa Utamaro
Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)
Woodblock Prints Title: Matsukaze of the Matsubaya from an untitled series of courtesans of the Matsubaya as Five Musicians.
1st Publication: 1797
Size: 14" x 9-3/8"
Date of this edition: 1797
Publisher: Maruya Bun'emon (Bunjudō)
Condition: Slightly trimmed on the upper and lower section. A stain on the left side of the print. A couple of restored area in the right and lower margin. Colors faded, consistent with prints from Utamaro from the late 1790's. Very good impression, good overall condition.
Notes: This print is part of a pentaptych
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