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Bijin with Goldfish - 金魚
by Keishu Takeuchi (1861-1942) - 武内桂舟
|Artist:||Keishu Takeuchi (1861-1942) - 武内桂舟|
|Title:||Bijin with Goldfish - 金魚 (1)|
|Date:||1900s (this item: 1900s)|
|Publisher:||Bungei Kurabu - 文芸倶楽部|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Kuchi-e - 口絵, 22.5 x 30.5cm|
|Condition:||Good condition. Full size. No creases or stains. Unbacked. Usual two horizontal folds original to all kuchi-e prints. Tiny 5mm tear in top margin only, and spot in upper right edge. Very minor soiling, and some minor ink transfer stains in lower areas.|
|Price:||$75 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $30)|
|Notes:||Red artist seal at lower right. Kuchi-e prints were foldout prints placed at the front of Japanese literary magazines in the 1890s to about 1910. This edition dates to that period. See the article "Kuchi-e - Literary Magazine Frontispieces " at Ukiyo-e Gallery for a very informative introduction these wonderful bijin-ga prints.
(1) This artwork is either untitled or the title is unknown.
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