Artwork Details for Asama Rieko (1863-1945) "This Spring in Tokyo - The Famous Geisha Oyru"

Asama Rieko (1863-1945) - This Spring in Tokyo - The Famous Geisha Oyru - 東京今春名妓於柳

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This Spring in Tokyo - The Famous Geisha Oyru - 東京今春名妓於柳
by Asama Rieko (1863-1945) - 浅間利恵子

Artist:Asama Rieko (1863-1945) - 浅間利恵子
Title:This Spring in Tokyo - The Famous Geisha Oyru - 東京今春名妓於柳
Series:Meiji Lithographs - 明治の石版画
Date:1882 (this item: 1972)
Publisher:Kamei Shiichi (Meiji litho) - 亀井至一
Medium:Lithograph - 石版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 36 x 47cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fine. Tip-mounted to the original series folder.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:12220-Asama_Rieko
Notes:This print is from the series "Meiji Lithographs", compiled by Yoshida Kogoro (吉田小五郎編) and published in 1972 by Shunyodo (春陽堂). The 20-print series contains a selection of some of the most outstanding bijin and landscape scenes published via the lithographic technique in the Meiji Era. This 1972 edition appears to have been reproduced via a high-quality photographic method. Note: the purchase price is for this particular scene, not the entire series. Due to the large format and heavy folder the shipping weight is about 1.3kg.

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Artist Biography:
Meiji-era lithographic artist.

浅間利恵子(あさま りえこ)1863年(文久3年)10月12日 - 1945年(昭和20年)10月15日)は、江戸、浅草出身の明治から昭和にかけて活躍した石版画家、日本画家である。 亀井至一に入門し洋画を学び、石版画の画工として活動する。本名は浅間里恵。浅草の薬種商浅間栄七の二女。21歳より日本画に転じ容齊派の歴史画家、松本楓湖に入門し日本画の基礎を学びこの松本楓湖より雅号「錦楓」を授与され、前田錦楓と号す。1887年名古屋の速念寺、住職前田 學に嫁ぎ姓を前田と改姓する。

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