Original woodblock print - Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912) - Beauty carrying a book and parasol - No 14 of 36 from the series "Shin bijin" 真美人 (True Beauties) - Japan - 1897

Description
Original woodblock print - Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912) - Beauty carrying a book and parasol - No 14 of 36 from the series "Shin bijin" 真美人 (True Beauties) - Japan - 1897
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912) - Beauty carrying a book and parasol - No 14 of 36 from the series "Shin bijin" 真美人 (True Beauties) - Japan - 1897

Young girl under a black parasol or yōgasa.

Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Printed Oktober 10th, 1897.

With relief printing.

Rare.

Creased, slightly foxing, restored at the backside near the left lower corner, few holes.

Akiyama Buemon was one of the most active publishers in Edo/Tokyo in the 1880s and 1890s, producing high quality prints.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
1897
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912)
Title of artwork
Beauty carrying a book and parasol - No 14 of 36 from the series "Shin bijin" 真美人 (True Beauties)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
0.1×22.8×34 cm
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