EISEN  (1790-1848). A bijin. (Sold)

EISEN (1790-1848). A bijin. (Sold)

Artist: Keisai Eisen (1790-1848)
Subject: A standing bijin. Her kimono decorated in gold with bamboo and the obi with stylized turtles.
Series: Tosei (or) Imayo sanjurokkasen
Signature: Unsigned as all prints in the series.
Date: ca. 1825
Size: Koban surimono style, 18,8x13 cm
Medium: Woodblock color print with use of metallic pigments.
Literature: For a discussion of this series of surimono and for another impression of this print, see Chris Uhlenbeck, Commercially produced surimono in The Poetic Image, Leiden 1987, p.17-19.
Conditions: Very good impression, colour and conditions.
Item no: D 236
Price: Euro 650
Status: Sold