HOKKEI  (1780-1850). Fujiwara Akiko (Sold)

HOKKEI (1780-1850). Fujiwara Akiko (Sold)

Artist: Totoya Hokkei (1780-1850)
Subject: Fujiwara Akiko wife of Emperor Ichijō (980-1027).
Series: Shōshikai Bantsuzuki (A gathering of the Elders of Poetry).
Signature: Hokkei
Date: ca. 1820
Publisher: Privately published.
Size: Surimono shikishiban, 20,5x18,4 cm
Medium: Woodblock color print with use of metallic pigments.
Literature: Another example in the Rijksmuseum is illustrated in Charlotte van Rappard-Boon. Surimono Poetry & Image in Japanese Prints. Amsterdam 2000, no. 113
Remarks: Another impression is in Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, no.1933.4.1925.
Conditions: Very good impression and colour, slightly trimmed on top and slightly rubbed otherwise in good conditions.
Item no: D 146
Status: Sold