Utamaro (1750 - 1806) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Love That Meets Each Night
Series; Anthology of Poems, the Love Section
Takamizawa Reprints - Handsome reprint by the venerable Takamizawa publisher. Takamizawa was known as one of the finest reprint publishers of the 20th century, and produced some of the highest quality ukiyo-e woodblock reprints of all time. A great opportunity to acquire a fine reprint of a classic ukiyo-e design.
Love That Meets Each Night - Lovely Utamaro portrait of a young woman reading a love letter. She is wistfully contemplating her young lover, whom she "meets" each night in writing. A fantastic design with fine line work in the hair and a shimmering mica background. A beautiful choice for display.
Artist - Utamaro (1750 - 1806)
Image Size - 15 3/8" x 10 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.