Girl Reading Letter while Mother and Child Gaze at Sparrows

A work made of color woodblock print; aiban.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; aiban.

Date:

c. 1791

Artist:

Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川 歌麿
Japanese, 1753 (?)-1806

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Artist

Kitagawa Utamaro

Title

Girl Reading Letter while Mother and Child Gaze at Sparrows

Origin

Japan

Date

1786–1796

Medium

Color woodblock print; aiban

Dimensions

31.7 x 22.2 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1930.407

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