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Beauty with Veiled Hat
by Keishu Takeuchi (1861-1942) - 武内桂舟
|Artist:||Keishu Takeuchi (1861-1942) - 武内桂舟|
|Title:||Beauty with Veiled Hat (1)|
|Publisher:||Bungei Kurabu - 文芸倶楽部|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Kuchi-e - 口絵, 11.9 x 8.6 inches (sheet size)|
|Condition:||Very good impression and good condition. No stains. Unbacked. Usual two vertical folds original to all kuchi-e prints, and a few very light creases along the right margin edge only. Top margin has several short tears to 8mm, and one 30mm long tear (mid-right of top margin). Note: Apparent discolouration at upper right is actually a remnant of the original magazine still attached to the print.|
|Notes:||Red artist seal at lower left. 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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