Lot = 1 original engraving on wood + 3 layers color essays - Imao Keinen (1845-1924) - N° 13 de la série "Keinen kachō gafu" "景年花鳥画譜" (Keinen's Birds & Flowers Album) - 1891

Description
Lot = 1 original engraving on wood + 3 layers color essays - Imao Keinen (1845-1924) - N° 13 de la série "Keinen kachō gafu" "景年花鳥画譜" (Keinen's Birds & Flowers Album) - 1891
Very good condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Imao Keinen (1845-1924) - number 13 from the series "Keinen kachō gafu" "景年花鳥画譜" (Keinen's Birds & Flowers Album) - 1891

Imao Keinen 尾 景 年, Kyoto (1845–1924).
Japanese painter and print designer (Meiji Period, 1868-1912) who was part of the shin-hanga movement (meaning 'new prints').

Published by Tanaka Jihei in Kyoto in 1891.
Blocks of wood sculpted by Tanaka Jirōkichi
Printed by Miki Jinzaburō

This wood engraving is a unique opportunity to acquire a superb original print by Imao Keinen.

Format of the öban tate-e print: 368 x 257 mm (the traces are a bit larger)

Print: very good condition, fresh and bright colours. No holes, 9 binding holes, no affect on the print.
The 3 traces: reasonable condition given the age and fineness of the paper. Fold, 4 binding holes, some stains, small flaws and tears.

See the photos.

Lot details
Object
Lot = 1 original engraving on wood + 3 layers color essays
Material
Paper
Period
1891
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Imao Keinen (1845-1924)
Attribution
Original
Title of artwork
N° 13 de la série "Keinen kachō gafu" "景年花鳥画譜" (Keinen's Birds & Flowers Album)
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
368×257×0 mm
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