EISEN (1790-1848). Standing bijin. (Sold)
Artist: Keisai Eisen (1790-1848)
Subject: A standing bijin. Her kimono decorated with stylized pine needles.
Series: Tosei (or) Imayo sanjurokkasen
Signature: Unsigned as all prints in the series.
Date: ca. 1825
Size: Koban tate-e, surimono style, 18,4x12,1 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 326