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Two Bijin in Winter
by Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
|Artist:||Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu|
|Title:||Two Bijin in Winter (1)|
|Publisher:||Bungei Kurabu - 文芸倶楽部|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Kuchi-e - 口絵, 9.0 x 13.3 inches (sheet size)|
|Condition:||Very good impression and condition. No creases, foxing, or tears. Unbacked. Usual two horizontal folds original to all kuchi-e prints, and slight transfer stain to upper right area.|
|Price:||$110 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $30)|
|Notes:||Unusual to see kuchie in such a large format (close to oban size). Red artist seal at upper 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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