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Bijin combing hair
by Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu
|Artist:||Toshikata, Mizuno (1866-1908) Shosetsu|
|Title:||Bijin combing hair (1)|
|Publisher:||Bungei Kurabu - 文芸倶楽部|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Kuchi-e - 口絵, 29.2 x 21.7cm (sheet size)|
|Condition:||Very good. Backed. A light diagonal fold at left. Usual kuchi-e folds.|
|Notes:||Artist's seal and signature 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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