Caparisoned Horse Tethered to a Cherry Tree

by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

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Caparisoned Horse Tethered to a Cherry Tree by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

Original Gekko (1859 - 1920) Japanese Woodblock Print
Caparisoned Horse Tethered to a Cherry Tree

Series; Flowers of Japan

Flowers of Japan - Gekko's "Flowers of Japan" series features a variety of subjects beyond flowers, including historical figures and events, and pastimes or daily activities. These charming designs are rendered in Gekko's painterly style, which includes attractive calligraphic line work with a loose, sketch-like quality. Prints were published between 1892 and 1900, and many subjects include deluxe publishing techniques such as burnishing, embossing, or mica. These attractive Meiji era designs are a nice choice to collect or display.

Artist - Gekko (1859 - 1920)

Image Size - 12 3/4" x 8 1/2" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with nice color and detail as shown. Backed with somewhat stiff paper. Most prints have a few spots or stains. Some have rubbing or a few creases at edges. Please see photos for details.

Caparisoned Horse Tethered to a Cherry Tree by Gekko (1859 - 1920)
Caparisoned Horse Tethered to a Cherry Tree by Gekko (1859 - 1920)

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