Comments - Lovely woodblock kakemono or vertical diptych of a beauty strolling through the falling snow under an umbrella. The woman lifts the hem of her robe as she walks, looking down with a rather distraught expression. Her kimono features red stripes alternating with blue-green and white blocks, trimmed with a print of flowers and leaves. She wears tall wooden geta clogs and her red floral under robe is visible above her feet. Her hair is pulled back into a sleek bun, adorned with a large comb and several decorative hairpins. A classic Eisen beauty design.
Artist - Eisen (1790 - 1848)
Image Size - 28 1/8" x 9 1/2"
Condition - This print with good detail as shown. Two attached panels, backed with paper. Small holes and thinning spots, repaired. Horizontal folds, creasing throughout, a couple marks. Please see photos for details.
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