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   250 Years of Japanese Prints and Illustrated Books

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Utagawa TOYOKUNI II (1777 - 1835)

A beautiful woman shaving her forehead with a razor in front of a mirror. Zodiac sign; Tiger.

From the series, Elegant Figures of the Eastern Capital and Twelve Zodiacal Animals. (Furtu Azuma Sugata Ju-ni Shi)

The inset picture of a tiger: drawn by Utagawa Kunihiro, a pupil of Toyokuni II.

published c. 1830










original woodblock print print, 36.5 x 25 cm









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