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Utamaro was the most famous printmaker of beautiful women in the 18th century. His prints of the courtesans of the Yoshiwara District are considered to be some of the most beautiful prints ever made during the Edo period. His work has been collected by almost all of the major museums in the world.

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Art Institute of Chicago

Utamaro, Geishas in the Greenhouse: A Pair of Mirrors

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