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Eishi (1756 - 1829) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Sugawara of the Tsuruya with Attendants Mumeno and Takeno
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Sugawara of the Tsuruya with Attendants Mumeno and Takeno - Lovely Eishi design of the courtesan Sugawara of the Tsuruya enjoying an afternoon stroll, accompanied by her attendants Mumeno and Takeno and a young girl. A large paper lantern with a design of a crane with outstretched wings rests on the ground between the women. In the center, Sugawara wears a beautiful kimono patterned with peonies, tied with an obi featuring cranes and clouds. Her white under robe is delicately embossed, a nice detail. A wonderful beauty subject.
Artist - Eishi (1756 - 1829) Image Size - 14 3/4" x 9 5/8" + margins as shown Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Toning, slight soiling. Please see photos for details.