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Chobunsai Eishi: Courtesans, 1880

Lot 0098
  • Artist: Chobunsai Eishi
  • Title: Courtesans
  • Date: ca. 1880
  • Size: 6.75 x 9.5 inches
  • Rare early ukiyo-e design
  • Medium: Japanese woodblock print

    Chobunsai Eishi (1756-1829) was a Japanese ukiyo-e artist. He began is career in art as a painter, before switching his focus to prints in 1801. His early prints were mostly bijin-ga portraits of beautiful women.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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  • Condition

    Good impression, some fading to color, restored wormages towards top of design, light wear.

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    Chobunsai Eishi: Courtesans, 1880

    Estimate $200 - $300Oct 23, 2016
    Jasper52badge TOP RATED
    New York, NY, USA