Classic Fuji Arts | Switch to the New Fuji Arts Site!

Fuji Arts Japanese Prints
 Advanced Search
 Contact Us Help Register Login 
 
 
Home Meet Fuji Arts Tour Our Office Contact Us
Shop Fixed Price Shop Standard Auctions
Irises at Horikiri by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

Item Number: 915156

Mail this auction to a friend You must be signed in to add items to your watchlist
Item Type: Fixed Price Item
Item Category: Meiji Era, 1868 - 1912
Item Number: 915156
Price: $895.00
   


Irises at Horikiri by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

Original Gekko (1859 - 1920) Japanese Woodblock Print
Irises at Horikiri
Series; Beautiful Women at Famous Places

Irises at Horikiri - Lovely triptych depicting beauties visiting the famous iris garden at Horikiri. In the center, a woman looks out across a path leading to a teahouse where a man is seated inside. A bundle of irises wrapped in a straw mat rests on the stump beside her. Her companions are gathered around a cloth-covered table at right, a few of them seen only in silhouette against the fine reed blind. The tan kimono of the seated beauty is patterned with flowers in a metallic pigment that has oxidized to a dark tone. The structures overlook the garden filled with blossoming irises, a few woman strolling about under umbrellas as a heron takes flight. A beautiful design with soft color and fine bokashi shading. A rare Gekko series.

Artist - Gekko (1859 - 1920)
Image Size - 13 1/2" x 27 1/2"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Three attached panels, backed with paper. A few small spots. Slight rippling from rolled storage. Please note, due to the size, this print may be shipped rolled. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.


Irises at Horikiri by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

Irises at Horikiri by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

shipping info  |  privacy policy  |  help  |  contact
 
320 S. Main St., Suite B
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734.994.3335
classic.fujiarts.com
© 2016 Fuji Arts. All Rights Reserved