Gun Prostitute - Classic Utamaro portrait of a "gun" prostitute, the lowest ranking prostitute during the Edo era. She bites on a handkerchief as she leans back, her kimono having fallen away from her bare breasts. A well-known Utamaro subject with fine detail in the hair.
Artist - Utamaro (1750 - 1806)
Image Size - 15" x 9 3/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Please see photos for details. Good overall.