Fujimurasaki of Hashimoto-ro and Geisha of Nakanocho, 1883

by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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Fujimurasaki of Hashimoto-ro and Geisha of Nakanocho, 1883 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Original Chikanobu (1838 - 1912) Japanese Woodblock Print
Fujimurasaki of Hashimoto-ro and Geisha of Nakanocho, 1883

Series; Praise for Multicolored Blossoms
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Praise for Multi-colored Blossoms - Chikanobu's lovely series "Praise for Multi-colored Blossoms" presents portraits of famous geisha and courtesans from various teahouses. The "multi-colored blossoms" of the title refers to the women, who are shown relaxing in their spare time, enjoying gardens, arriving or leaving, or taking part in seasonal and daily activities. The settings and elegant fabrics are beautifully detailed and vibrantly colored. A band across the top features a scene with a fan-shaped inset at right identifying the subject along with a large rectangular scene. An attractive and seldom seen Chikanobu beauties series.

Artist - Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Image Size - 12 3/4" x 8 1/2" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight soiling and creasing. Please see photos for details.

Fujimurasaki of Hashimoto-ro and Geisha of Nakanocho, 1883 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)
Fujimurasaki of Hashimoto-ro and Geisha of Nakanocho, 1883 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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