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In Front of the Matsubaya Tea Shop

Accession Number
1938.9

Title
In Front of the Matsubaya Tea Shop

Artist(s)
Kitagawa Utamaro

Artist Nationality
Japanese (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
1789-1801

Medium & Support
color woodblock print on paper

Dimensions
23 5/8 in. x 4 5/16 in. ( 60 cm x 11 cm )

Credit Line
Museum Purchase

Label copy
This narrow print was designed as an advertisement to be posted on a pillar. It shows the grand courtesan of the Matsubaya Tea House accompanied by her young attendant.

Primary Object Classification
Print

Primary Object Type
color print

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
ukiyo e

1 Related Resource

Japan Pax Tokugawa 1600-1868
(Part of: Empires and Colonialism)

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