Utamaro hitsu and published by Tsuruya Kiemon, ca. 1790, yellow ground- good impression, color faded, a few light stains and soil toward edges, upper left corner slightly torn " /> UTAMARO: <I>oban tate-e</I> (37.4 x 25.2 cm.); a beauty seated in robes patterned with dense overlapping flowers holding a fan, from the series <I>Nishikiori Utamaro gata shin moyo</I> "New patterns of brocades in Utamaro style", signed <I>Utamaro hitsu</I> and published by Tsuruya Kiemon, ca. 1790, yellow ground- good impression, color faded, a few light stains and soil toward edges, upper left corner slightly torn | Christie's