(Meiji period), Woodblock print (reprint) - Totoya Hokkei (1780-1850) - "Kai zukushi" 貝づくし (Gathering Shells on a Beach) - Gold printing - 1890

Description
(Meiji period), Woodblock print (reprint) - Totoya Hokkei (1780-1850) - "Kai zukushi" 貝づくし (Gathering Shells on a Beach) - Gold printing - 1890
Good condition, see description

Woodblock print (reprint), (Meiji period) - Totoya Hokkei (1780-1850) - "Kai zukushi" 貝づくし (Gathering Shells on a Beach) - Gold printing - 1890

Hokkei (1780-1850). Gathering Shells on a Beach
Col. woodcut shikishiban surimono with gauffrage and some gold printing,
signed Hokkei, 1890's.

A clear good impression of this original woodcut, in excellent condition.

The woodcut bear the signature:
Guaranteed original woodcut from the 19th century !

Original impression at the Harvard Museum:
https://www.harvardartmuseums.org/art/207577

Totoya Hokkei (魚屋 北渓, 1780–1850) was a Japanese artist best known for his prints in the ukiyo-e style. Hokkei was one of Hokusai's first and best-known students and worked in a variety of styles and genre

Lot details
Object
(Meiji period), Woodblock print (reprint)
Material
Paper
Period
1890
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Totoya Hokkei (1780-1850)
Title of artwork
"Kai zukushi" 貝づくし (Gathering Shells on a Beach) - Gold printing
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
211×180×1 mm
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