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

Night Pass in the Snow

1790s

Polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 14 9/16 × 9 1/4 in. (37 × 23.5 cm)
Katharine Ordway Collection
1980.12.38
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Katharine Ordway (1899–1979) Collection, Weston, Conn.; bequest in 1980 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Lesley K. Baier, The Katharine Ordway Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1983), 116, no. 115.

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