Wanting to Put Him to Sleep Quickly; Lime from Kawachi Province

by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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Wanting to Put Him to Sleep Quickly; Lime from Kawachi Province by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Original Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861) Japanese Woodblock Print
Wanting to Put Him to Sleep Quickly; Lime from Kawachi Province

Series; Celebrated Products of Mountains and Seas, 1852

Wanting to Put Him to Sleep Quickly; Lime from Kawachi Province - Charming portrait from a seldom seen Kuniyoshi series pairing beauties with famous products, with each figure expressing a certain desire. Here, a mother nursing her child wishes that he would fall asleep quickly. The inset at upper left shows workers producing lime in Kawachi Province. Nicely detailed with fine linework in the hair and faint embossing on the white cloth shaded in blue at lower right.

Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

Image Size - 14 3/8" x 9 7/8" + margins as shown

Condition - Good detail. Horizontal folds. A few small repairs at edges, creasing throughout.

Wanting to Put Him to Sleep Quickly; Lime from Kawachi Province by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Wanting to Put Him to Sleep Quickly; Lime from Kawachi Province by Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)

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