Shotaku of Shinagawa-ro and Omatsu of Nakanocho, 1884

by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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Shotaku of Shinagawa-ro and Omatsu of Nakanocho, 1884 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Original Chikanobu (1838 - 1912) Japanese Woodblock Print
Shotaku of Shinagawa-ro and Omatsu of Nakanocho, 1884

Series; Praise for Multicolored Blossoms

Praise for Multi-colored Blossoms - Chikanobu's lovely series "Praise for Multi-colored Blossoms" presents portraits of famous geisha and courtesans from various teahouses. The "multi-colored blossoms" of the title refers to the women, who are shown relaxing in their spare time, enjoying gardens, arriving or leaving, or taking part in seasonal and daily activities. The settings and elegant fabrics are beautifully detailed and vibrantly colored. A band across the top features a scene with a fan-shaped inset at right identifying the subject.

Artist - Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Image Size - 13" x 8 1/2" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. Backed with paper. Slight curling. Some prints have slight toning at edges. Please see photos for details.

Shotaku of Shinagawa-ro and Omatsu of Nakanocho, 1884 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)
Shotaku of Shinagawa-ro and Omatsu of Nakanocho, 1884 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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