Artwork Details for Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) "Bijin in Red Kimono"

Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) - Bijin in Red Kimono

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Bijin in Red Kimono
by Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) - 鏑木清方

Artist:Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) - 鏑木清方
Title:Bijin in Red Kimono (1)
Date:1930s--60s (this artwork: 1930s--60s)
Medium:Scroll/Makuri roll - 掛軸ーまくり
Format:Double Oban - 特大版, 51 x 41cm
Condition:Fine condition. Beautiful mica finish (see image below). Tiny hole repaired probably by the artist, basically invisible from the front. A few faint creases, otherwise fine. What appears to be water stains in the background is simply the background wash.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:8118-Kaburagi_Kiyokata
Notes:Gorgeous bijin-ga 'makuri' (painting on a fine rolled paper), hand-painted on very fine washi paper by Kaburagi Kiyokata, one of the most eminent painters of 'bijin-ga' (paintings of beautiful women) in the early shin-hanga period (1920s/30s/40s). Very rare and obviously one-of-a-kind.
(1) This artwork is either untitled or the title is unknown.
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