Original woodblock print - Shosai Ikkei (act. 1860s-70s) - 'No. 27: Kasumi kaseki' 霞かせき - From the series "Thirty-six Views of Tokyo" - about 1870

Description
Original woodblock print - Shosai Ikkei (act. 1860s-70s) - 'No. 27: Kasumi kaseki' 霞かせき - From the series "Thirty-six Views of Tokyo" - about 1870
Fair condition (restored), see description

Original woodblock print by Shosai Ikkei - Series: Images of 36 famous places in Tokyo (東京三十六景) - Title: Kasumi kaseki (霞かせき) - Japan - approx. 1870

Measurements: 23 cm x 17 cm

Shosai Ikkei was a student of Utagawa Hiroshige III and lived in the period of great changes between the Edo and the Meiji era. His woodblock prints are based on this theme.

The woodblock print is in acceptable condition, with some discolouration due to ageing. The woodblock print has been restored from the reverse side.

The woodblock print will be shipped by registered mail in sturdy cardboard packaging.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
about 1870
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Shosai Ikkei (act. 1860s-70s)
Theme/ depiction
Images of 36 famous places in Tokyo
Title of artwork
'No. 27: Kasumi kaseki' 霞かせき - From the series "Thirty-six Views of Tokyo"
Condition
Fair condition (restored), see description
Dimensions
23×17×0 cm
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