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  • Kitagawa Utamaro
    died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • untitled, circa 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2329

Long, vertical, color print depicting a woman. The woman's face is in the top of the print, and the print does not cover the width of the woman's shoulders. She has dark hair that is covered with a black scarf, and she is wearing a layered robe in shades of orange and pink. She is pulling on a lock of hair with her proper left hand.