Keicho Era (1596 - 1615) - Attractive portrait of a beauty lifting the edge of the gray and white veil draped over her head as she looks to the side. Small blue blossoms are scattered across the veil, and she wears an orange kimono patterned with tiny red checks and tie-dyed motifs in blue, green, and violet. Her hair is worn long, and her eyebrows are detailed with delicate line work. The inset above shows Izumo no Okuni, the founder of kabuki theater, performing a play. A lovely design with soft shading in the veil and embossing in the white kimono collar and trim.
Artist - Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)
Image Size - 13" x 8 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Backed with paper. Slight toning, soiling, and spotting. Please see photos for details.
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