UTAMARO (1753?-1806). Sumida river. (Sold)
Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro (1753?-1806)
Subject: Embankment of the Sumida river in the snow.
Series: From the illustrated kyoka antology Gin Sekai (The Silver World).
Signature: Unsigned as all plates from the album.
Publisher: Tsutaya Juzaburo
Size: Album plate, 24,2x38 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print
Literature: A detailed comment on the album is in Shugo Asano e Timothy Clark. The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro. 2 voll. London, 1995, p. 266, no. 473.
Remarks: The antology Gin sekai contains five plates by Utamaro related the snow.
Conditions: Very good impression, colours and conditions.
Item no: A 108