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(New woodblocks, reprinting)
This was designed by UTAMARO in the Edo period .
Printed by UNSODO publisher in late years (Kyoto).
UTAMARO( Kitagawa Utamaro )
UTAMARO is an ukiyo-e artist in the late Edo period who specializes in bijin-ga (woman’s picture).
The place of origin is uncertain. When he was 31 years old, he was found by a influential publisher to the work “Gahon mushi erabi” (a book of poems and picture of creature).
After that, his woman’s pictures that is synonymous with him became very famous.
This is very famous work of Utamaro.
The background uses a technique called mica printing that glows faintly.
・Material/ Japanese washi paper
・Size/ Picture：W26.1×H38.8cm , Margin included：W27.1×H40.5cm
・Regarding size / There is a slight error in size.
・Weight/ 150 g
・Made in Japan