Earth, 1851

by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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Earth, 1851 by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
Earth, 1851

Series; Select Five Elements

Earth, 1851 - Charming scene of Prince Genji looking out a window with slightly mischievous smile from beneath a curtain of beads. His kimono is patterned with Genji symbols and bordered with paulownia leaves and blossoms. Interestingly, a screen at right features a foreign woman playing a flute, wearing a full-skirted dress and a large hat topped with flowers and feathers. Wonderful detail in the setting.

Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Image Size - 14 1/2" x 9 5/8"

Condition - Good detail. A few repairs, creasing throughout.

Earth, 1851 by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Earth, 1851 by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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