Publisher - Adachi from a rare series of Edo masterwork designs. Adachi publisher seal in margin or on reverse.
Adachi was one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Their woodblocks were printed to the highest standards with excellent color and fine detail. Founded in 1925, Adachi also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images.
Hanaogi of the Ogiya - A terrific Eisho print depicting the lovely young courtesan Hanaogi of the Ogiya establishment, one of the most well-known beauties of the Edo era. This print with lovely soft color and excellent detail, including a shimmering gray mica background. A rare reprint, not often found on the market. Bid now on this classic beauty design!
Artist - Eisho (1790 - 1799)
Image Size - 15 1/2" x 10 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - Excellent with no issues to report.