An image of (Courtesan with girl making fire)

Kitagawa UTAMARO

(Japan 1753? – 1806)

(Courtesan with girl making fire)

Other titles:
Lady with girl making fire
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868, Kansei era 1789–1801
Year
late 18th century
Media
Print
Medium
woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions
50.8 x 19.1 cm
Signature & date

Signed l.c., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Utamaro hitsu [picture by Utamaro]". Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1951
Accession number
8579