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Henjo by Eishi (1756 - 1829)

Eishi (1756 - 1829) Japanese Woodblock Reprint

Series; Six Poetic Immortals

Six Poetic Immortals - Lovely design from Eishi's series depicting the "Six Poetic Immortals," a group of famous ninth-century Japanese poets. Each design pairs beauties in scenes from everyday life with one of the poets, including a verse by the writer at the top. These images are beautifully detailed with wonderful attention to the fabrics and elegant settings, and feature a muted color palette. Reprints from this series are rarely seen. A wonderful look at upper-class life during the Edo era.

Artist - Eishi (1756 - 1829)

Image Size - 14 3/4" x 9 3/4" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight creasing at bottom edge. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.

Henjo by Eishi (1756 - 1829)
Henjo by Eishi (1756 - 1829)