KIYOCHIKA  (1847-1915). Hotoke gozen. (Sold)

KIYOCHIKA (1847-1915). Hotoke gozen. (Sold)

Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)
Description: Hotoke gozen, was a Shirabyoshi dancer who became nun when she was seventeen. She is shown while visiting Gio, Ginyo and their mother in a remote temple in a autumn evening.
Series: Kodai Moyo (Ancient patterns)
Signature: Kiyochika and artist seal.
Date: 1897 (Meiji 30)
Publisher: Takekawa Seikichi.
Size: Oban triptych, 37,8x75 cm
Medium: Woodblock color print.
Remarks: First edition.
Conditions: Very good impression with metallic pigments, very good colour and conditions.
Item no: B 310
Status: Sold