"Kaiyoikomachi": A Geisha in her Lover's Room, from Futaba gusa Nanakomachi
Woodblock color print on Japanese mulberry paper
Utamaro Fude; publisher: Tsuruya, Kiyeimon
Signature: "Utamaro fude"
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Publisher's seal: Tsuruya, Kiyeimon
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Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753-1806). "Kaiyoikomachi": A Geisha in her Lover's Room, from Futaba gusa Nanakomachi, ca. 1803. Woodblock color print on Japanese mulberry paper, 15 x 9 15/16 in. (38.0 x 25.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 20.930 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 20.930_IMLS_SL2.jpg)
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A Geisha sits behind her standing lover, holding a piece of cloth. A stack of books appears behind them.
Condition: Fair, faded, repaired at right center, in area of pile of books.
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