Types Of Women’s Handicraft: Cloth-stretcher
by Kitagawa Utamaro

Available at Scholten Japanese Art

  • Date: ca. 1798
  • Type: Prints
  • Medium: Woodblock
  • Edition size: n/a
  • Sheet Size: 38.4 by 24.7 cm
  • Signed: Signed
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Price: $24000.00

Description — Click to read

a beauty tugs at a section of cloth stretched diagonally across the composition beside another with her hair loose and flowing over her shoulders; signed Utamaro hitsu, with publisher's seal of Wakasaya Yoichi, ca. 1798

oban tate-e 38.4 by 24.7 cm.

For comparison see Asano & Clark, The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro, vol. I, no. 313, p. 166; and for discussion, vol. II, p. 200.

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