Original Kunichika (1835 - 1900) Japanese Woodblock Print
Wife of Tokugawa Ienobu, No. 6
Series; Wives of the Tokugawa Shoguns, 1879
Wife of Tokugawa Ienobu, No. 6 - Charming portrait of the wife of Tokugawa Ienobu, the sixth shogun, in her private quarters washing her hands in a beautiful lacquer bowl. A servant kneels at her side with a matching lacquered pitcher, waiting to pour more water if needed. An open doorway provides a beautiful view of a cherry tree in blossom beside a lake. Handsome embossed detail in the white kimono fabric. A lovely image.
Artist - Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Image Size - 13 7/8" x 9 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Some light wrinkling and creases. Some minor soiling. Please see photos for details. Good overall.