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The Artist Kitao Masanobu Relaxing at a Party

Artist:
Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, ca. 1754–1806)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1790s
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Left-hand of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H. 15 in. (38.1 cm); W. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Francis Lathrop Collection, Purchase, Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
JP737
Not on view
Signature: Utamaro ga.

Marking: In the lower left-hand corner is the stamp of a former owner, Mr. Hamilton Easter Field.
Hamilton Easter Field , New York ; Francis Lathrop , Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey (until d. 1909). ; Estate of Francis Lathrop , New York (1911; sold to MMA).
Nagoya City Museum. "Ukiyo-e from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 14, 1995–May 28, 1995.

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