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Dancers Performing by Chikashige (active circa 1850 - 1890)

Item Number: 882030

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Auction Type: Standard Auction
Auction Category: Meiji Era, 1868 - 1912
Item Number: 882030
 
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Dancers Performing by Chikashige (active circa 1850 - 1890)

Original Chikashige (active circa 1850 - 1890) Japanese Woodblock Print
Dancers Performing

Comments - Handsome scene of shirabyoshi dancers performing for a group of upper-class women. Dressed in flowing kimono and tall yellow court caps, the two dancers move gracefully about the stage, waving fans, accompanied by musicians playing hand drum and flute. The women watch the performance with interest, the guest of honor seated on a cushion in the center, leaning on a lacquer armrest. The open verandah overlooks a lovely water garden framed by cherry blossoms. Nicely detailed with vibrant color and fine embossed detail in the white kimono.

Artist - Chikashige (active circa 1850 - 1890)
Image Size - 13 7/8" x 28 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - With excellent color and detail as shown. Three panels, attached, backed with paper. Vertical fold in center panel. Losses and thinning along edge of vertical fold, repaired. Slight soiling and offsetting. Please see photos for details. Good overall.


Dancers Performing by Chikashige (active circa 1850 - 1890)

Dancers Performing by Chikashige (active circa 1850 - 1890)

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