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Heading: (Geishas & Courtesans)
Title: Album of 35 woodblock prints of geishas or courtesans
Place Published: Japan
Date Published: Early 20th century?

Color woodblock prints mounted on card stock leaves in an accordion-style album measuring 28.3x28.3 cm (11¼x11¼"), cloth covers, chitsu with bone clasps.

Color woodblock prints of geishas or courtesans, in some partially clothed, at times entertaining clients. Identified artists include Eisen Keisai, Kunimasa-shize, Kyokon Tori, Hokumei Katsuchika, etc.


Soiling and fading to chitsu; very good or better.

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Woodblock prints of Geishas & Courtesans

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Jun 28, 2018