One Hundred Chrysanthemums by Keika - Beautiful design from Keika Hasegawa's series "One Hundred Chrysanthemums by Keika," first published in 1893. Throughout Japan, the kiku or chrysanthemum is honored as a beautiful symbol of longevity and perfection, and is the official crest of the emperor. These lyrical illustrations capture the individual character of the many different varieties with sensitivity and grace, combining elegant and expressive lines with color ranging from delicate to vibrant. The prints in this edition feature the romanized name of the flower beneath the kanji characters.
Artist - Keika Hasegawa (active 1892 - 1905)
Image Size - 12 3/8" x 8 1/2"
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Stitching holes at side, repaired. Slight toning. Please see photos for details.
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