Asian Art :: Japan

The courtesan Hanazuma of Hyogoya

KITAGAWA, Utamaro

Japan, c.1750 - 1806

The courtesan Hanazuma of Hyogoya

from the series 'Brands of sake linked with six selected courtesans (Natori sake rokkasen)'

1790s, Edo (Tokyo)

woodblock print, ink and colour on paper

36.8 x 24.5 cm (image & sheet, oban)

Gift of Brian and Barbara Crisp in memory of their son Andrew 2005

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20054G72