In Front of the Matsubaya Tea ShopArtist(s)Kitagawa UtamaroArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Date1789-1801Medium & Supportcolor woodblock print on paperDimensions
23 5/8 in. x 4 5/16 in. ( 60 cm x 11 cm )Credit LineMuseum PurchaseLabel 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 Typecolor printCollection AreaAsianRights
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