Beauty Praying, 1879

by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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Beauty Praying, 1879 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Original Kunichika (1835 - 1900) Japanese Woodblock Print
Beauty Praying, 1879

Comments - Interesting kabuki of a beauty sitting on the floor, her hands clasped together in prayer. She wears a purple kimono patterned with cherry blossoms over a red under robe, her hair pulled into a smooth bun adorned with tie-dyed ribbons and a red floral ornament with a tassel. The sliding panels at the back of the room feature a view of a temple handsome calligraphic strokes. An attractive design.

Artist - Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Image Size - 14" x 9 1/2"

Condition - Nice color and detail. A few creases, including on face, rubbed spot at edge.

Beauty Praying, 1879 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Beauty Praying, 1879 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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