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Asian Art
Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro, Japanese, 1753–1806

Okita, a Teahouse Girl

ca. 1794

Ukiyo-e; polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 14 3/8 × 9 3/4 in. (36.5 × 24.8 cm)
Frances Gaylord Smith Collection
1973.42.45
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Frances Gaylord Smith (Mrs. George T. Smith) Collection; by descent to nephew Gaylord Donnelley (1910–1992) and Dorothy Ranney Donnelley (1910–2002); loaned in 1969, and given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1973

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