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Lot 0085
  • Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I
  • 6th Month - Early Summer Rain
  • 12 Months of the Year
  • Nishimura Eijudo
  • 1818
  • Japanese Woodblock Print Reproduction
  • 13" x 9.25"
  • Nishimura Eijudo publisher seal (lowest seal on print), round Kiwame date seal above and to the right of publisher seal, Kiwame date seal was used during the first period (1790-1805) and was also used during the second period (1805-1841) with and without a zodiacal date seal

    Utagawa Toyokuni I was a Japanese artist and printmaker during the 19th century. He was a great master of ukiyo-e, known in particular for his kabuki actor prints. The term ukiyo-e translates to "pictures of the floating world" and refers to a genre of Japanese art with a wide span of imagery such as kabuki actors, folk tales, landscapes, and even erotica. This movement was critical in forming the Western perception of Japanese art.

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  • Location: This item ships from Georgia.

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  • Condition

    Nice condition, color fading/toning, no foxing, margins have been trimmed, marks on back where it was originally attached to a backing

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