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Yamauba and Kintoki - repro

Yamauba and Kintoki - repro
by Utamaro 1 Kitagawa (1753-1806)

Original caretaker of this artwork: Auction Ukiyoe

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Artist: Utamaro 1 Kitagawa (1753-1806) 喜多川歌麿
Title: Yamauba and Kintoki - repro
Date 1st edition?Not set
Publisher 1st edition?Iwaiya
Publisher (this edition)?Iwaiya
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Oban
Format (this edition): Oban
DB artwork code: 33230
Notes (1st edition)?Yamauba and Kintoki

Artist: Utamaro I
Format: Oban tate-e: 14.5" x 9.75"

Subject: A head and shoulder portrait of Yamauba and her small son Kintoki with her arms around his neck and her cheek close to his. Grey ground. This is a later edition of this design with re-cut blocks and replacement patterns for the robes.

Publisher: Iwaiya

Date: 19th Century
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:

Condition: Colors slightly faded. Tape marks on verso. Minor marks and flaws, but generally good state of preservation.

Impression: Very good impression of a later edition, probably Meiji.

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