Artwork Details for Koka Yamamura (Toyonari) (1885-1942) "Maiko"


Koka Yamamura (Toyonari) (1885-1942) - Maiko - 舞妓

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Maiko - 舞妓
by Koka Yamamura (Toyonari) (1885-1942) - 山村耕花

Artist:Koka Yamamura (Toyonari) (1885-1942) - 山村耕花
Title:Maiko - 舞妓
Date:1924 (this item: 1980s)
Publisher:Ishukankokai - 遺珠刊行会
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 32.7 x 48.0cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fine colour and impression. Gorgeous silver and gold metallic pigments. Mica enhancements. Finely printed with excellent detail and beautiful original colour as expected with these high quality prints. Good texture and ink bleedthrough. A nice full sheet, not trimmed. Excellent overall with no issues to report.
Price:$525 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $35)
Artwork Code:9251-Yamamura_Koka
Notes:This beautiful print was published by the Ishukankokai Publisher of Tokyo in a limited edition. They quickly sold out and are very difficult to come by these days. Narazaki publisher's seal, Ito carver's seal, Uchigawa printer's seal and watermark in left margin. Strong ink bleedthrough. Nice use of silver mica in background and gold mica on kimono. Compare to same image on page 90 "The Female Image 20th Century prints of Japanese Beauties". Comes with original deluxe folder.
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