by Eisho (active circa 1790 - 1799)
Series; Contest of Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters
A Special 1938 Takamizawa Group - Founded in 1911, the Takamizawa Publisher of
Kasugano of the Sasaya - Lovely portrait of the courtesan Kasugano just after a bath. She smiles happily as she pats her neck dry with the sleeve of her tie-dyed cotton kimono. Her hair is held back with a white ribbon, and a few loose wisps frame her face. A beautiful image enhanced by a distressed mica background. Rarely seen in reprint.
Artist - Eisho (active circa 1790 - 1799)
Image Size - 15 1/8" x 10"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight toning. Some prints have a few light creases at edges or a few small spots. Please see photos for details. Generally in good condition overall.