Unknown, Double Bust Portrait
by Utamaro 2 Kitagawa (c.1795-1814)
|Artist:||Utamaro 2 Kitagawa (c.1795-1814) — 喜多川歌麿（二代）|
|Title:||Unknown, Double Bust Portrait|
|Date 1st edition?:||1807|
|Publisher 1st edition?:||Not Set|
|Publisher (this edition)?:||Not Set|
|Medium (1st edition):||Woodblock|
|Medium (this edition):||Woodblock|
|Format (1st edition):||Oban|
|Format (this edition):||Oban|
|DB artwork code:||31603|
|Notes (1st edition)?:||Artist: Utamaro II |
Format: Oban tate-e: 15.25" x 10.25"
Subject: Against a grey background within a mirror frame decorated with lozenge patterns, the bust portraits of an exquisitely dressed courtesan of the first rank holding a tobacco pipe and confiding a secret to her raddled maidservant.
|Notes (this edition)?:||The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Often written by non-experts, there may be inaccuracies:|