Original woodblock print, surimono - Kitao Shigemasa (1739-1820) - No. 5, from the series "Silkworm Cultivation" (Kaiko yashinai gusa) - 1772

Description
Original woodblock print, surimono - Kitao Shigemasa (1739-1820) - No. 5, from the series "Silkworm Cultivation" (Kaiko yashinai gusa) - 1772
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print, surimono - Kitao Shigemasa (1739-1820) - No. 5, from the series "Silkworm Cultivation" (Kaiko yashinai gusa) - 1772

Measure 23,3 x 18,9 cm

Condition (Good condition) ,, see description exposed for sunlight, significant wear. Please see Pictures for details.

See British Museum: https://www.britishmuseum.org/research/collection_online/collection_object_details.aspx?objectId=785746&partId=1

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print, surimono
Technique
Woodblock printing
Material
Washi
Period
1772
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Kitao Shigemasa (1739-1820)
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
Geisha
Title of artwork
No. 5, from the series "Silkworm Cultivation" (Kaiko yashinai gusa)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
38×26×38 cm
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