Toyokuni I (1769 - 1825) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Offered in the Fuji Arts Clearance - only $24.99!
Series; Picture Book of Modern Figures of Fashion
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Picture Book of the Modern Forms and Figures - Handsome design from Toyokuni I's series "Picture Book of Modern Figures of Fashion" (Ehon imayo sugata), originally published in 1802. The book depicts women from all classes during the Edo era, from noblewomen and beauties of the merchant class to farmwomen and courtesans in scenes from daily life. The series is considered one of Toyokuni I's best, featuring beautifully detailed settings and soft colors. The first time we've seen these subjects in reprint.
- Beautifully carved and printed, these reprints come from a 1916 edition published by Yoshikawa Kobunkan of Tokyo. These fine Taisho era prints are offer a nice chance to collect a classic Toyokuni I beauty subject.
Artist - Toyokuni I (1769 - 1825)
Image Size - 7" x 10 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Two separate panels. Slight toning. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.
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