Two Courtesans by Utamaro II
Artist: Utamaro II (1753-1831)
Woodblock Prints Title: Two Courtesans from the series selected courtesans of the green houses
1st Publication: April 1807
Size: 9 3/4" x 15" (24.7 x 38.2 cm)
Date of this edition: April 1807
Publisher: Tsuru-ya Kinsuke
Condition: A stain on the right side by the signature, another one on top of the print. Some soiling. Excellent colors and impression, very good overall condition.
Notes: Retains its original colors, including the volatile white, pinks and yellows. Rare in this condition. This print is the center panel of a triptych.
Pictures: Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.
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