Kitchen Scene, 1794-1795

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In addition to picturing the great beauty and perfection of the "Floating World's" greatest courtesans, Utamaro also rendered women of various classes, sometimes engaged in mundane tasks. In this print he shows women stoking a stove, peeling potatoes and washing dishes.

Kitchen Scene
Artist Life
1753 - 1806
Accession Number
Carl Schraubstadter (-1948); Richard P. Gale (1948'-74)
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