Original woodblock print - Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908) - 'Yûyô, Keian koro fujin' 夕陽 慶安頃婦人 (Sunset: Woman of the Keian Era [1648-52]) - From the series "Sanjûrokkasen" 夕陽 三十六佳撰 (Thirty-six Elegant Selections) - Japan - 1894 (Meiji 27)
See Museum if Fine Arts, Boston: https://collections.mfa.org/objects/322141
Very good condition, fine printing, crisp colors, kimekomi (blindprinting) on title cartouche and bokashi (shading) on series cartouche. Also fine and subtle pink bokashi on the sky, around the setting sun
This Ukiyo-e was designed by Mizuno Toshikata in meiji 27 period(1894).
This Ukiyo-e has 36 series.
Toshikata Mizuno was born on March 6, 1866 as Mizuno Kumejiro in Tokyo. When he was 13 years old, his father sent him to the printmaking school of Tsukioka Yoshitoshi. He was also apprenticed to a ceramic painter. And later he was instructed in traditional Japanese painting by Shibata Hoshu and Watanabe Seitei.
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- Original woodblock print
- Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
- 1894 (Meiji 27)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908)
- Theme/ depiction
- Title of artwork
- 'Sunset: Woman of the Keian Era' - From the series "Thirty-six Elegant Selections"
- Very good condition, see description
- 370×248×0 mm