Dog Playing, 1895

by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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Dog Playing, 1895 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Original Chikanobu (1838 - 1912) Japanese Woodblock Print
Dog Playing, 1895


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Dog Playing, 1895 - Charming Chikanobu triptych of a young girl and two upper-class beauties watching a small dog playing around their feet. Carrying a box draped with violet cloth, the girl smiles as she looks down at the pet, which wears a ruffled collar tied with a red bow. The standing beauty wears a lovely white outer kimono featuring colorful leaves and blossoms and an embossed geometric design. Another woman kneels at left, a glowing lantern on the floor beside her. A lovely triptych with fine embossed detail on the white kimono trim and the dog's fur, along with burnishing on the hair. The pale gray background also features a subtle embossed pine branch design. A great subject for anyone who loves dogs.

Artist - Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Image Size - 14 1/4" x 28 3/8" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Three separate panels. Small thinning spot, repaired. Slight toning, slight soiling at edges, a few stains. Please see photos for details.

Dog Playing, 1895 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)
Dog Playing, 1895 by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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