Artist, Block Carver, Applying Sizing (Eshi, hangashi, dosa-biki), from the series The Cultivation of Brocade Prints, a Famous Product of Edo (Edo meibutsu nishiki-e kosaku)

A work made of color woodblock prints; oban triptych.
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  • A work made of color woodblock prints; oban triptych.

Date:

About 1803

Artist:

Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川 歌麿
Japanese, 1753 (?)-1806

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Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Artist, Block Carver, Applying Sizing (Eshi, hangashi, dosa-biki), from the series The Cultivation of Brocade Prints, a Famous Product of Edo (Edo meibutsu nishiki-e kosaku)

Origin

Japan

Date

1798–1808

Medium

Color woodblock prints; oban triptych

Dimensions

38.5 x 74.4 cm (all three sheets) 38.2 x 24.8 cm (left sheet) 38.3 x 25 cm (center sheet) 38.5 x 25.6 cm (right sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1939.2141

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