Original Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904) Japanese Woodblock Print
Series; Twelve Months in the Yoshiwara, 1869
Twelve Months in the Yoshiwara - Handsome design from Yoshiiku's 1869 series "Twelve Months in the Yoshiwara." Each print features a courtesan and her companions taking part in seasonal activities, framed by a decorative purple border with a leaf and flower pattern. Nice detail in the elegant clothing and settings. A charming Meiji beauty series, rarely seen.
Artist - Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904) Image Size - 14 1/8" x 9 1/8" Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight paper remnants on reverse from previous backing. Small hole, small tear at edge, repaired. Slight soiling. Please see photos for details.