Unread -- "Beauty Viewing Evening Garden"

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Artist Unread
Title "Beauty Viewing Evening Garden"
(given name)
Date ca1895-1914
Provenance Consigned by a NW print collector.
Series Likely "Bungei Kurabu" literary magazine (1895-1914).
Publisher na
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 8 1/4 x 12 1/8
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good++. Excellent colors. (Moderate toning; couple tiny holes right; soft creasing left; scattered marks.) Without the two folds typical of most "kuchi-e".
Reference/Illus See Article #10: "Kuchi-e," or Literary Magazine Frontispieces.
Comments A beauty seen overlooking an evening garden. A rarely seen "kuchi-e" image--we've not seen previously.
Item # EG-629 (BM-24)
Price Special $155 (Sold/MRC)
(Reg $195)