Beauty Holding a Jar Kakemono, circa late 1830s

by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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Beauty Holding a Jar Kakemono, circa late 1830s by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
Beauty Holding a Jar Kakemono, circa late 1830s

Comments - Charming kakemono or vertical diptych of a beauty holding a lidded jar, smiling as she looks back over her shoulder. Her blue kimono is patterned with blossoms and Genji symbols, tied with a dark green brocade obi with ornate floral medallions. Her hair is pulled back into a smooth knot tied with a white ribbon, adorned with a single hairpin featuring clusters of tiny flowers. A lovely Kuniyoshi beauty portrait.

Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Image Size - 28 3/4" x 9 5/8" + margin as shown

Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Two separate panels. Slight toning, soiling, and creasing. Please see photos for details. Good overall.

Beauty Holding a Jar Kakemono, circa late 1830s by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Beauty Holding a Jar Kakemono, circa late 1830s by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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