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In the Kitchen

Artist:
Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, ca. 1754–1806)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1794–95
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Right-hand sheet of a diptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15 × 10 in. (38.1 × 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP1675
Not on view
Signature: Utamaro hitsu

Marking: Collector's seal: Hayashi
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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