MISHIMA Shoso -- "Bijin Under a Waterfall"

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Artist MISHIMA, Shoso (1856-1928)
Title "Bijin Under a Waterfall"
Date 1905
Series "Bungei Kurabu" (literary magazine) vol. 11, no.9.
Publisher unk
Seal, Carver/Printer unk
Image Size 6 5/8 x 10 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Nicely executed "bokashi" shading to kimono, rocks and water; detailed, crisply carved lines.
Condition Excellent. Strong colors. Light Japanese album backing. (Two folds typical of "kuchi-e".)
Reference/Illus See Article #10: "Kuchi-e," or Literary Magazine Frontispieces.
Comments Beautiful and delicate image of bijin-ga under a flowering mimosa tree and waterfall.
Item # CG-888
Price $170