Beauties in a Palace

by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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Beauties in a Palace by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Original Chikanobu (1838 - 1912) Japanese Woodblock Print
Beauties in a Palace

Comments - Interesting scene of a group of beauties in a palace, leaning forward with eager expression. The woman at right wears a purple robe bordered with cherry blossoms over a pink kimono with an embossed geometric pattern and red under robe, tied with a green print obi. The interior is beautifully decorated with a magnificent screen featuring a pair of peacocks and colorful blossoms, along with a red floral carpet. An attractive design, with additional embossing on the white kimono collars and burnishing on the black robe.

Artist - Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

Image Size - 14 1/8" x 9 1/2"

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Horizontal centerfold. A few small losses at edges, repaired. Creasing, slight toning and soiling. Please see photos for details.

Beauties in a Palace by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)
Beauties in a Palace by Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)

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