Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Portrait of Beauty, Takigawa at Ôgi-ya

Image: Portrait of Beauty, Takigawa at Ôgi-ya

Photo Credit: photo: R. Lancefield
Zoomable Image

Bookmark (persistent url):

Portrait of Beauty, Takigawa at Ôgi-ya

late 18th century - ca. 1806
18th/19th century
377 x 247 mm (14.8 x 9.7 in.)

Utamaro Kitagawa, aka Shimbi, Toyoaki, Yûsuke, Yûki Entaisai, Issôshurichôsai, Japanese, (1753–1806)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut
Marks: Inscribed, upper left: “Ôgi-ya nai Takigawa” (Takigawa at Ôgi-ya) [title]; signed, center right: “Utamaro hitsu” [artist’s name]
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1948
Accession Number: 1948.D2.362

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m
  • Ukiyo-e

  • image Dimensions: 377 x 247 mm (14.8 x 9.7 in.)

DAC Downloadable Open Access Image

Please see the DAC Open Access Images Policy and ReadMe PDF. This policy is similar to the concise No Known Copyright statement at

To download an image, control-click or right-click on a link below, then select "Download," "Save Link," or a similar choice in your web browser.

DAC Open Access Image: JPEG, < 2 MB (Help)

DAC Open Access Image: TIFF, ~20-40 MB (Help)

Please use this image credit line:
Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (photo: R. Lancefield) .

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:

Your search criteria: Objects is "Portrait of Beauty, Takigawa at Ôgi-ya".

View current selection of records as: