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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.578
People
Kitagawa Utamaro II, Japanese (? - 1831?)
Title
The Courtesans Watarai and Shigenoi from the Mara Ebiya
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Mara Ebiya no uchi: Watarai Shigenoi
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/208507
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "ōban" format; ink and color on paper, with printed signature reading "Utamaro hitsu"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 38.5 x W. 25.7 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.578
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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