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Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR

Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR
Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR
Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR
Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR

Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR
Beautiful Meiji Era Beauty Reprint. This striking bijin-ga or beauty print is, of course, a Kitagawa Utamaro masterwork. Without a doubt, Utamaro Japanese, c. His classic head and shoulders portraits of courtesans, geishas and teahouse waitresses are among the most sought after of all prints.

In fact, many serious collectors consider Utamaros beauties to be the very soul of Ukiyo , the art of the Floating World. Utamaros masterworks are in the collections of many of the worlds leading museums.

Among them are the Metropolitan Museum of Art , New York; the Museum of Fine Arts , Boston; the British Museum , London; the Hermitage Museum , Saint Petersburg, Russia; and the Tokyo National Museum, Tokyo. TITLE: Beauty with a Hand Mirror. MEDIUM: Authentic polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on handmade paper.

15 x 9 7/8; (38,1 cm x 25,1 cm). Beautiful distressed mica background and shine on mirror. Light soiling and a few tiny spots and stains. Faint remnants on verso from previous mounting. Please take a moment to examine the scans carefully. At the upper right to see all of our Gallerys current offerings. To see all our great new listings as they become available. The item "Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR" is in sale since Friday, July 5, 2019.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints". The seller is "ukiarts" and is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Region of Origin: Japan
  • Age: Meiji era, 1868-1912
  • Primary Material: Ink and color on handmade paper
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Reproduction


Antique UTAMARO Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock reprint BEAUTY WITH HAND MIRROR