A Beauty Looking Down upon a Young Man Reading a Love Letter

Artist: Utagawa Toyoharu (Japanese, 1735–1814)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1771
Culture: Japan
Medium: Polychrome woodblock print (pillar print); ink and color on paper
Dimensions: 26 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (66.7 x 10.8 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Francis Lathrop Collection, Purchase, Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number: JP675

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