by Miezo Shimizu (1893 - 1962)
Series; Twelve Months of Chikamatsu (Chikamatsu Juni-kagatsu)
Twelve Months of Chikamatsu - Handsome print from an extremely rare series pairing scenes from Chikamatsu's plays with the twelve months of the year. Considered one of
This Special presentation - Each print is accompanied by the original folder, with a label on reverse noting the number of the print. The front of each folder features a distressed mica background, with an image related to the subject at lower right. Each print is loose inside a windowed page with a tissue paper overleaf. A beautiful presentation for these attractive prints with a classic Japanese theater subject. An incredible choice for a shin-hanga collector or a kabuki enthusiast.
Numbered - 168/300
Artist - Miezo Shimizu (1893 - 1962)
Image Size - Print 16" x 19" + margins as shown; folder 19 1/2" x 13"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight toning, small spot in margin. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.
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