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Peony by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Original Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880) Japanese Woodblock Print
Peony

Series; Modern Beauties Compared to Flowers

Peony - Charming design from a rarely seen Yoshitora series pairing beauties with flowers. Here, a young boy stands on his mother's lap, smiling delightedly as he plays with a toy fish dangling from a pole. The mother watches her son with a sweet mile. Other toys rest on the floor nearby, while a border of clouds separates the figures from a peony with pink blossoms. An attractive design.

Artist - Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

Image Size - 13 5/8" x 9 5/8"

Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. Horizontal and diagonal folds. Large loss and a few smaller losses at edges, a couple thinning spots, repaired. Creasing throughout, slight toning and soiling. Please see photos for details.

Peony by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)
Peony by Yoshitora (active circa 1840 - 1880)

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