Posted by Guy Pepermans (188.8.131.52) on January 11, 2015 at 21:13:16:
In Reply to: Utamaro or Utamaro II - help in identify posted by joamuse on January 10, 2015 at 23:17:16:
From a series designed by Utamaro I titled 'Shinsei goshiki-zumi' (Newly Produced Five Shades of Ink), 1798-99. Four prints are known. Your print is 'Kiseru' (Pipe).
Reference: Asano & Clark, 'The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro', 293, p. 193.
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