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Original woodblock print by Utamaro (1753-1806) - "Picking Persimmons" - Japan - ca. 1803

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Original woodblock print by Utamaro (1753-1806) - "Picking Persimmons" - Japan - ca. 1803

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Original woodblock print by Kitagawa Utamaro (1753- 1806) - "Picking Persimmons" - Japan - ca. 1803

Two ladies holding down tree, in order to pick persimmons.
Lower left part of left sheet, part of triptych (3x oban).

Signed "Utamaro hitsu"
Date-seal as used between 1790-1810.
Publisher's seal: Wakasaya Yoichi.
Published between 1802- 1804.

Size is 16,2x 22,4cm.

On a Japanese washi paper. Paper is toned, and with some damages. Trimmed. Backed in the past. Embossing, deep imprint, thick inks.

The full triptych is in MFA-Boston under numbers 21.6322 , -23 and -24.

Will be sent under card-boards, well protected, and fully insured.

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Member since: December 13, 2015
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    PARFAIT ++++
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    Bahasca85 December 17, 2017

  • Great colores and good condition,thanks

    christinaweber December 7, 2017

  • Very beautiful Sumi-e drawings. Safely packed. Happy. Thank you.

    LCPL November 30, 2017

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    Thanks for this beautiful woodcut! It was delivered properly and was well packed. I'm curious about where the woodcut comes from, as it was well restored. Please contact me and tell me more about it.
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    mius123 November 30, 2017

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    acrespi November 21, 2017

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